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Full text: David Cameron and Jeremy Corbyn’s statements on Jihadi John

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Many UK jihadists, like Jihadi John, were involved in London's gang culture

Many UK jihadists, like Jihadi John, were involved in London's gang culture

A US airstrike may have killed the IS militant Mohammed Emwazi—better known as “Jihadi John.” Both David Cameron and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn have now issued statements on the strike. Read both below:

David Cameron

Good morning. Last night, the United States carried out an air strike in Raqqa, Syria, targeting Mohammed Emwazi – the ISIL executioner known as Jihadi John. We cannot yet be certain if the strike was successful. But let me be clear. I have always said that we would do whatever was necessary, whatever it took, to track down Emwazi and stop him taking the lives…

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