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ISIS Beheads Japanese Hostage Haruna Yukawa After $200 Million Ransom Deadline Passes!

24 Jan
ISIS Beheads Japanese Hostage Haruna Yukawa After $200 Million Ransom Deadline Passes!

Picture of Haruna Yukawa taken from his Google Account: Google

 

One of two Japanese men held hostage by ISIS has been killed after a deadline for ransom passed, according to a video posted online today by a known ISIS supporter.

The video appears to show a static image of surviving Japanese hostage Kenji Goto, dressed in orange, holding a photo of what
appears to be beheaded compatriot Haruna Yukawa.

The posting came four days after an ISIS video demanded that the Japanese government pay $200 million for the hostages’ release.

On the video, a voice makes a new ISIS demand — the release of Sajida Rishawi, a woman that he says is being held by Jordanian authorities.

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Posted by on January 24, 2015 in Terrorism

 

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