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UN condemns IS beheadings of Egyptian Christians

AFP , Monday 16 Feb 2015
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United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon speaks at a news conference in Riyadh February 8, 2015 (Photo: Reuters)
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The UN Security Council on Monday condemned the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Christians by Islamic State militants in Libya as "heinous and cowardly."

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon also denounced the killings, which were shown on a video posted Sunday on the Internet.

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