What ISIS Hopes To Gain From Hostage Negotiations
Negotiations with ISIS over Jordanian and Japanese hostages have seen little success in the past 10 days. What is ISIS hoping to gain?By Jake Godin | January 30, 2015
If there's been one theme in the ongoing Japan-Jordan-ISIS hostage situation, it's uncertainty.
The original 72-hour deadline ISIS gave for the exchange of a $200 million ransom and two Japanese hostages passed with no word from ISIS and no payment from Japan. (Video via Cabinet Public Relations Office of Japan)