Islamic State Releases Video of Beheading Russian Officer in Syria

  • As per reports, a video was released by Islamic State which showed beheading of a Russian intelligence officer captured in Syria.

    The 12-minute video was released on the day Russia celebrated the anniversary of the 1945 victory over Nazi Germany with military parades. The video showed the man kneeling in a desert, urging all other Russian agents to surrender.

    The identity of the man could not be verified immediately. Also it was not clear when the incident took place.