Monitoring Group Says Christian Fighter Beheads Islamic State Captive

A Christian fighter in Syria has beheaded an Islamic State militant to avenge people killed by jihadis in north-east Syria.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the incident took place on Thursday in Hasakeh province, where the Islamic State occupies large areas of the countryside.
According to the monitor, the Christian fighter – a member of the minority Assyrian community – found the Isis fighter in the local village of Tal Shamiram.