Latest News Wires Britain 'close' to naming James Foley's executioner

Britain is close to identifying the man seen executing American journalist James Foley in a video released by the Islamic State, Britain's US ambassador told CNN Sunday.

By , Reuters

Britain is close to identifying a man, thought to be British, who was shown beheading US journalist James Foley in a video released by the Islamic State militant group last week, its ambassador to the United States, Peter Westmacott, told CNN.