Islamic State kills two Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan - group's news agency

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 08, 2017 10:40 AM

CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State has killed two Chinese citizens it kidnapped in southwest Pakistan last month, the militant group's Amaq news agency said on Thursday.

Armed men pretending to be policemen kidnapped two Chinese language teachers in the Pakistani city of Quetta on May 24.

"Islamic State fighters kill two Chinese people they had been holding in Baluchistan province, southwest Pakistan," Amaq said.

(Reporting by Ali Abdelaty; Writing by Ahmed Aboulenein; Editing by Giles Elgood)