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Brother of James Foley says U.S. 'could have done more'
Brother of James Foley says U.S. 'could have done more'

A brother of slain American journalist James Foley said Friday the U.S. government could have done more to help him escape the militant group Islamic State, also known as ISIS, which had demanded a $132-million ransom before beheading him in a grisly video released this week. “There’s more that could have been done directly on Jim’s behalf,” said Michael Foley, 38, in an interview with Yahoo Global News anchor Katie Couric. “I really, really hope that in some ways, Jim’s death pushes us to take another look at our approach, our policy to terrorist and hostage negotiations, and rethink that.” This spring, the militants released four French and...

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