ISIS Video Shows Jordan Pilot Being Burned Alive, Jordan Hangs 2 ISIS Prisoners In Response

Jordanian government officials confirmed early Wednesday morning that they had executed two prisoners that ISIS had previously asked be released. 

The decision was made following the distribution of a video that seemingly showed ISIS setting fire to captured Jordanian pilot, Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, as he stood trapped inside a cage.

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In response that horrific video, Jordan vowed swift revenge – which they ultimately delivered.

Sajida al-Rishawi and Ziyad al-Karbouli were both executed by hanging  at dawn Wednesday. The former was a known al-Qaeda associate who served as an aide to the group’s leader in Iraq, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. She was captured following a failed attempt to blow herself up in a hotel.

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Jordanian officials vow that they will seek further revenge for the horrific manner in which their pilot was killed off by ISIS. 

Sources: Yahoo News, Fox News / Photo Credit: Daily Mail


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