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Emails Suggest ISIL Executioner 'Jihadi John' Had Suicidal Thoughts

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Emwazi was revealed this week to be the Islamic State executioner known as "Jihadi John." He has appeared in beheading videos brandishing a large knife.

Emwazi was a computer science graduate who lived in west London before leaving for Syria in 2013. He was interrogated by security services while in Britain but was never arrested or charged.

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