ISIS take 700 hostages in Syria including some from US, Europe. More Here;

ISIS has taken nearly 700 people hostage including several European and US Nationals in Syria and has vowed to kill 10 a day, Vladimir Putin has claimed.

Speaking in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi, Mr Putin added that ISIS was expanding its control in territory controlled by US and US-backed forces and blasted America for a โ€œcatastrophicโ€ failure.

Mr Putin said: โ€œIslamic State terrorists have delivered ultimatums and made certain demands, threatening to shoot ten people every day.

โ€œThis is just horrible, it is a catastrophe.

โ€œSome US and European citizens are among the hostages.โ€

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