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ISIS Hostage Deadline Has Passed

Posted on AllSides January 29th, 2015
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Jordan have asked for proof of life before agreeing a prisoner swap with ISIS. The terror group's sunset deadline has now passed without news of a deal. An audio message attributed to Japanese hostage Kenji Goto Jogo emerged overnight demanding that Jordan surrender terrorist Sajida al-Rishawi at the Turkish border by sunset Thursday, or Jordanian pilot Muadh al Kasabeh would be executed “immediately.” The video was distributed via ISIS-linked Twitter accounts. “We are trying to confirm [the message], but we think there is a high probability that this is Mr....

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