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Crisis intensifies for Japan govt as one of two IS hostages 'slaughtered'

Screens showing an image of Kenji Goto, one of two Japanese citizens taken captive by Islamic State militants, on a street in Tokyo. Mr Abe on Sunday called the apparent killing of one of the Japanese captives "outrageous".


JAPAN'S hostage crisis took a horrifying turn for the worse over the weekend when an on-line video posted by the Islamic State (IS) purported to show freelance journalist Kenji Goto, one of two hostages held by the Islamic State, holding a photo of the decapitated body of his fellow