The Council on American-Islamic Relations has condemned what it calls the "barbaric murder" of an American aid worker who was apparently beheaded by Islamic State group militants.

The Washington, D.C.-based Muslim advocacy organization issued a statement Sunday denouncing the purported killing of 26-year-old Peter Kassig and other civilians.

CAIR says it repudiates "the anti-Islamic ideology that produces such brutality."

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