A still image taken from a purported Islamic State video shows British captive John Cantlie making a statement about programmes revealing the truth about the jihadist group. Photo: Reuters

Islamic State releases new video of British hostage as US coalition takes shape

US president praises Congress for swift action in backing his plans to combat Islamists as France promises air strikes and a new hostage video emerges from the jihadists

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A still image taken from a purported Islamic State video shows British captive John Cantlie making a statement about programmes revealing the truth about the jihadist group. Photo: Reuters
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