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Berg, Nicholas Evan

Born: 1978 AD
Died: 2004 AD
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1978 – Nick Berg was born on the 2nd of April. American communications tower entrepreneur in Iraq.

1996 – Graduated in West Chester Henderson High School.

         – Attended four universities Cornell, Drexel, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Oklahoma.

         – He traveled to Iraq in the hope of helping to repair its damaged infrastructure.

2003 – He first arrived in Iraq on 21st of December and made arrangements to secure contract work for his company.

2004 – He returned to Iraq on 14th of March only to find that the work he was promised was unavailable.

         – Berg had intended to return to the United States on 30th of March.

         – Iraqi police at a checkpoint detained him in Mosul on 24th of March.

         – FBI agents visited his parents to confirm his identity on 31st of March but he was not immediately released.

         – Berg’s body was found decapitated on 8th of May on a Baghdad overpass by a U.S. military patrol.

         – On 11th of May the website of the militant Islamist group Muntada al-Ansar posted a video with the opening title of "Abu Musa’b al-Zarqawi slaughters an American", which shows Berg being decapitated.

1.5 (30%) 2 votes