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What does it mean when you dream about beheading?

A dream of being beheaded may indicate traumatic memories about bad judgments and wrong decisions made by the dreamer. The head symbolizes the intellect, so beheading can also represent alienation from feelings or from one’s own body. (See also Decapitation, Guillotine).

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In the last few days alone, the jihadist rebels have relesaed at least five videos of their fighters beheading Syrian soldiers in the southern countryside of the Idlib Governorate.
He added he watched a video of the Isis beheading of British worker Ken Bigley, who was murdered in Iraq in 2004.
Abu Ayesha Kurdi is the one who spoke in a video in two languages of Arabic and Kurdi while beheading three Pishmarga fighters in March.
The Philippine military's spokesman could only say they had indeed received news of the beheading. There was no official statement from the national government in reaction to the Malaysian Prime Minister's call for Philippine authorities to take action against the injustice.
The AFP story on the two women said it was the first time Daesh conducted beheadings on women "in this manner." Maybe what the Observatory had meant was beheadings of female civilians.
TOKYO (TAP) - The Japanese government condemned the purported beheading of the second of its citizens by the Islamic State (IS) terror group.
Summary: Masked militant is shown beheading victim with machete, after which his severed head is placed atop his body and machete driven into his back.
As it has lost battleground in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State group has ramped up its propaganda campaign by beheading hostages.
The Prime Minister said: "It is an absolutely disgusting and despicable act." Islamic militants posted a video online which claims to show the beheading of US journalist Steven Sotloff, who went missing in Syria last year.
ISLAMIC militants have posted an online video which claims to show the beheading of US journalist Steven Sotloff, who went missing in Syria last year.
Hussain, who uses the name Awlaki because of his likeness to a bomber killed in Yemen in a drone strike, spoke on BBC's Newsnight after the beheading of US journalist James Foley.
Did Cameron overlook Saudia Arabia's four beheading's