British Fighter Appears to Have Role in U.S. Journalist's Beheading

Masked militant in the clip speaks fluent English with what Lancaster University linguist Claire Hardaker said sounds like a London accent.

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An Islamic State militant waving the group's flag in Syria's northern Raqqa province, June 30, 2014.
An Islamic State militant waving the group's flag in Syria's northern Raqqa province, June 30, 2014. Credit: Reuters

have confirmed as authentic the grisly video

A still showing the British Islamic State militant 'Jihadi John' holding a knife to beheaded U.S. journalist James Foley in an undated video posted on social media.Credit: Reuters

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