ISIS Jihadists Kidnap 13 Christian Men in Libya

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(UPI) At least 13 Coptic Christians were abducted from their homes by ISIS Jihadists in Libya.

According to the BBC 15 armed men in masks stormed a residential complex early Saturday, going room-to-room, forcing residents to show identification before separating Muslims and Christians, one witness said, the Jihadists handcuffed and took into custody 13 Coptic Christians, all reportedly men.

“They had a list of full names of Christians in the building. While checking IDs, Muslims were left aside as the Christians were grabbed,” Hanna Aziz told the Associated Press.

Flashback: Remember in June when Obama claimed “The world is less violent than it has ever been.” — Riiight…

Christians have specifically been singled out as targets, they include a Coptic couple and their daughters who were murdered in December, when an unidentified gunman burst into their home in the City of Sirte, about 220 miles southwest of Libya, Tripoli.

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