James Foley beheading: US to take custody of two British Islamic State militants dubbed the ‘Beatles’

//James Foley beheading: US to take custody of two British Islamic State militants dubbed the ‘Beatles’

James Foley beheading: US to take custody of two British Islamic State militants dubbed the ‘Beatles’

Two British men accused of involvement in the Islamic State’s summary executions of Western hostages, including Americans, are being transferred into US military custody because the Turkish incursion into Syria threatened their continued detention by Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria, according to US officials.The pair – part of a group of four British militants dubbed the “Beatles” by their hostages – were being detained with the goal of putting them on trial in the United States, said a…

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