New hostage video

Islamic State steps up pressure on Japan, Jordan

Kenji Goto holding a photo of a man believed to be the pilot.

TAKESHI KUMON, Nikkei staff writer

AMMAN, Jordan -- A new image of captive Japanese journalist Kenji Goto released Tuesday puts pressure on the Amman government by setting a 24-hour deadline for releasing an imprisoned terrorist in exchange for his life and a Jordanian hostage. "I've been told this is my last message," a voice th...