Latest News Wires 'Caliphate Soldiers' kidnap French national in name of Islamic State

The kidnapping came just hours after Islamic State spokesman urged the group's followers to attack citizens of countries which have joined a coalition to destroy the radical group.

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A French national was kidnapped in eastern Algeria on Sunday, France's foreign ministry said, and his kidnappers issued a video threatening to kill him if Paris did not halt its intervention in Iraq.