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Protester chant slogans in downtown Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Egypt tightened security in Cairo and other cities Sunday as police moved to break up scattered protests marking the anniversary of the 2011 uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak. The protests came a day after a female protester was shot dead while participating in a peaceful protest in downtown Cairo. Egyptian security officials say at least a dozen people have been killed on Sunday. (AP Photo/Hassan Mohamed)

Japan stunned by video purportedly showing 1 of 2 Islamic State group hostages has been killed

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TOKYO - From the prime minister to ordinary people, Japanese were shocked Sunday at a video purportedly showing one of two Japanese hostages of the extremist Islamic State group had been killed.

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