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Islamic State Beheading of 21 Christians in Libya Shows Militants Setting Their Sights on Europe

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Islamic State militants beheaded 20 Coptic Christians on a beach in Libya. Photo: Screenshot.

Independent – The beheading of 21 Coptic Christians on a beach in Libya has brought Isis to the doorstep of Europe.

The mass murder, which provoked a volley of Egyptian air strikes on the group’s Libyan stronghold of Derna, realized long-held fears of militants reaching the Mediterranean coast.

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