In image, Kerry sees terror threat

Boy holding head ‘disturbing’

Posted: August 13, 2014 at 4:31 a.m.

Secretary of State John Kerry takes a call at the airport in Sydney as he prepares to depart Australia.

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday described a photograph of a Sydney-born 7-year-old boy clutching the severed head of a Syrian soldier as "disturbing" and "grotesque" and called for international cooperation against the terrorist threat posed by foreign fighters returning home from Iraq and Syria.

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