Jan 24 2015
In agreement with most BNI readers, the Japanese have no sympathy for their fellow countrymen threatened with beheading by the Islamic State (ISIS)
While the clock ticks down for two Japanese hostages held by ISIS, their countrymen think they’ve brought the problem on themselves. In fact, they are mocking ISIS terrorists and two the captives in Twitter and Facebook memes gone viral in Japan.
TIME Japanese government officials continued to press for the release of two Japanese citizens being held by Islamist militants in Syria late Friday, even as a presumed deadline for paying the $200 million ransom expired.