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2 hostages killed in US counter-terror raid

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Added On April 24, 2015

The White House confirmed on Thursday that a U.S. counterterrorism operation in January accidentally killed two hostages, one American and one Italian. 
 
US President Barack Obama said he took "full responsibility" for the drone strike.
 
Both hostages were held by the extremist group al-Qaida in the border region of Afghanistan and Pakistan.