China still verifying report on kidnapping of citizen: FM spokesman


BEIJING, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- China is verifying a media report which claimed a Chinese national was captured by the Islamic State (IS), a Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Thursday.

The IS claimed earlier its militants had captured a Chinese consultant and a Norwegian man, according to the group's official online magazine.

"We have noticed the report," spokesman Hong Lei said at a daily news briefing, adding that China is working to verify the situation.

"The Chinese government strongly opposes any violence against innocent civilians," Hong said.

Source http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-09/10/c_134611644.htm

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