The United States will do what is necessary to see that justice is done to those who harm Americans, President Barack Obama said today, commenting on the ISIS beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley. “We will do everything we can to protect our people” and the timeless values that the country stands for, Obama said.

Obama said “the entire world is appalled by the brutal murder of” Foley and that “no just God would stand for what they did.” They have “no place in the 21st century,” he said.

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