Jumpei Yasuda of Japan speaks in Antakya, Turkey, after his release from captivity in Syria, on Wednesday. Photo: AP

Japan confirms release of journalist 3 years after being captured by militants in Syria

  • Tokyo says freelance journalist Jumpei Yasuda appears to be in good health after being freed from captivity in war-torn country
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Jumpei Yasuda of Japan speaks in Antakya, Turkey, after his release from captivity in Syria, on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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