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Japanese Journalist Says 3-Year Captivity in Syria Was 'Hell'

A Japanese freelance journalist has arrived home in Tokyo after more than three years in captivity in Syria. Onlookers watched through airport terminal windows as a Turkish Airlines flight carrying Jumpei Yasuda touched down at Tokyo airport Thursday, and as Yasuda disembarked, walked towards a waiting van and was driven away. The 44-year-old journalist walked into an immigration office in the southern Turkish city of Antakya on Tuesday. Japanese diplomats confirmed his identity...

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