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Kenji Goto 'wanted to help Yukawa,' says fellow journalist

A Dutch journalist who knew and worked with Kenji Goto has told the BBC he was "amazed" that Mr Goto had gone so far inside Islamic State territory.

Hans Jaap Melissen suggested that Mr Goto had been motivated by wanting to help his friend Haruna Yukawa who was being held hostage by IS.

  • 01 Feb 2015
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