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Interior Ministry: Fox Was Bound, Shot

March 11, 2006 - Posted at 12:59 p.m. CST

BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) _ Colleagues of murdered American hostage Tom

Fox are asking that people set aside any desire to demonize others.

The body of the Christian peace activist was found in Baghdad.

He'd been bound and shot in the head and chest.

Fox was among four Christian peace activists kidnapped last year

and his body was found near a west Baghdad railway line Thursday.

A U-S military official in Baghdad confirmed that Fox's remains

were picked up by American forces Thursday evening but gave no

information on the condition of the body.

There's no immediate word on the whereabouts of Fox's fellow

hostages.

(Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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