CAIRO The Philippines-based mostly militant team Abu Sayyaf posted a video clip on Monday demonstrating the beheading of a person discovered as a German hostage captured past November.
The video clip reposted by the militancy-monitoring team Web site showed a machete-wielding militant get rid of the elderly German hostage. Web site discovered the person as Jurgen Kantner.
Abu Sayyaf is thought to be keeping a number of hostages and has freed quite a few in return for ransom payments. Kantner’s deadline for ransom experienced expired on Sunday, in accordance to Web site.
(Reporting by Ali Abdelaty Creating by Eric Knecht Editing by Toby Chopra)