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Video appears to show Japanese hostage, offers new deadline
Video appears to show Japanese hostage, offers new deadline

A video released Tuesday purports to show a Japanese hostage saying he and a captive Jordanian pilot will be killed within 24 hours if Jordanian authorities do not release a jailed female bomber. Both men are believed to be in the hands of Islamic State militants, who control large swaths of Syria and  Iraq. The one-minute, 50-second video features a picture of the captive Japanese journalist, Kenji Goto, and a voice attributed to him speaking in English, said the SITE organization, which monitors militant Web activity. The video’s contents could not be immediately verified. “Any more delays by the Jordanian government will mean they’re responsible for the...

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