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New audio message by Japanese hostage released by Islamic State

Jan 29, 2015

New audio message by Japanese hostage released by Islamic State

The Islamic State group released a message late on Wednesday purportedly by Japanese hostage Kenji Goto, extending the deadline for Jordans release of an Iraqi would-be hotel bomber linked to al-Qaeda. #Japan #NewsTracker #Iraq #Bomber #Jordan #Hostage #militants #islamic-state #IS
Jordan prisoner swap on hold, fate of Japanese IS hostage unclear

Jan 29, 2015

Jordan prisoner swap on hold, fate of Japanese IS hostage unclear

A video was released on Tuesday purporting to show the Japanese national saying he had 24 hours to live unless Jordan released Sajida al-Rishawi, an Iraqi woman on death row for her role in a 2005 suicide bomb attack. #Japan #NewsTracker #Fumio Kishida #islamic-state #Jordon #Shino Abe #Mohammad al-Momani
Japan reviewing authenticity of fresh militant message: Shinzo Abe

Jan 29, 2015

Japan reviewing authenticity of fresh militant message: Shinzo Abe

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said today that Tokyo was analysing the authenticity of a fresh message from Islamic militants threatening to kill Japanese and Jordanian hostages unless an imprisoned jihadist is released. #Japan #Shinzo Abe #IS #ISIS militants #Japanese hostage of IS
N.Korea may be trying to restart nuclear reactor - U.S. think tank

Jan 29, 2015

N.Korea may be trying to restart nuclear reactor - U.S. think tank

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea may be trying to restart a nuclear reactor that can yield plutonium for atomic bombs, a U.S. security think tank said on Wednesday, citing new satellite imagery. #Business #United States #China #Japan #Technology #France #Arabic #markets #North Korea #Latin America #opinion
Fidel Castro in good health, Brazilian visitor says

Jan 29, 2015

Fidel Castro in good health, Brazilian visitor says

HAVANA (Reuters) - Retired Cuban leader Fidel Castro is in good health, appearing skinny but lucid, a Brazilian theologian who met with him told official Cuban media on Wednesday. #facebook #Japan #Technology #Arabic #Russia #Health #markets #United Kingdom #Latin America #author #opinion

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Disputed territory What US fighter aircrafts over China mean

Nov 28, 2013

Disputed territory What US fighter aircrafts over China mean

This was a conscious, deliberate and well-thought policy initiative by the Americans to counter Chinas increasingly aggressive moves in the East China Sea vis a vis Japan and to demonstrate Washingtons rock solid support for Japan. #China #Japan #Fighter aircraft #WhatNext #International relations #East China Sea #B-52 bombers
Lessons Indian football needs to learn from Japan

Sep 13, 2013

Lessons Indian football needs to learn from Japan

The Japanese have a philosophy called bushido, which teaches righteousness, loyalty, respect, honour, courage, benevolence and honesty, all of which when put together essentially puts society first. #Sports #India #Japan #football #InMyOpinion #KickingAround