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BEIRUT, Thursday, January 29, 2015

IS releases new audio message by Japanese hostage

The Islamic State group released a message late Wednesday purportedly by Japanese hostage Kenji Goto, extending the deadline for Jordan’s release of an Iraqi would-be hotel bomber linked to al-Qaid... »
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TOKYO, Saturday, January 24, 2015

Japan not to give up on hostages issue

Japan promised Saturday not to give up “until the very end” on efforts to rescue two Japanese hostages threatened with beheading by Islamic militants demanding a $200 million ransom, after a deadl... »
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TOKYO, Friday, January 23, 2015

Efforts on to secure release of hostages: Japanese Minister

With time running short, the mother of one of the hostages, journalist Kenji Goto, appealed for an end to hatred and destruction. »
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