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    Unhappy State Dept.: U.S. Hostage Tom Fox Killed

    State Dept.: U.S. Hostage Tom Fox Killed


    By Associated Press

    WASHINGTON - An American who was among four Christian activists kidnapped last year in Iraq has been killed, a State Department spokesman said Friday.
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    I saw that on the news tonight. My heart goes out to his family. I just wish all of this would stop.... All of the murder everywhere.

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    RIP Mr. Fox. Prayers to the family, as well.


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    This is a shame.

    Prayers to his family, and may he rest in peace.
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    Slain Aid Worker Apparently Was Tortured



    Interior Ministry Lt. Col. Falah al-Mohammedawi said Fox was found with his hands tied and gunshot wounds to his head and chest. There were cuts on his body and bruises on his head, indicating torture, he said. The corpse was dressed in Iraqi-made clothing.

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060312/ap_on_re_mi_ea/iraq
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    I was very, very sad when I heard this.



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