ISIS Claims American Female Hostage Is Dead, U.S. Can’t Confirm

(NBC News) ISIS has claimed that an American female hostage was killed in an airstrike in Syria according to our partners Flashpoint Intelligence.

There is No comment so far from U.S. officials and NBC News has not been able to confirm the claim by ISIS.

In a report distributed on Twitter, the group stated that the hostage was buried in the rubble of a building hit by Jordanian aircraft.

Recently, President Barack Obama has said the U.S. is deploying “all assets” to save the hostage.

NBC News is not naming the hostage at the request of her family.

This is a developing news story. Please check back for updates.]

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