Foley’s captors demanded $247million in ransom

WASHINGTON – Journalist James Foley’s jihadist captors had demanded a ransom of 100 million euros ($F247.030million) for his release, his employer GlobalPost has confirmed. “GlobalPost CEO Philip Balboni confirms that the initial ransom demand from Jim Foley’s captors was 100 million euros,” a spokesman for the news website told AFP. Foley had been reporting for […]

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