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Islamic State posted a video on Sunday morning purportedly showing the beheading of second Japanese hostage Kenji Goto, The Japan News reports. US envoy has been invited to appear before Thailand's parliamentary panel to explain the recent remarks by a visiting senior American official on former premier Yingluck Shinawatra's impeachment, says The Nation. Moro Islamic Liberation Front chief negotiator Mohagher Iqbal said the organisation was not coddling international terrorists Zulkifli bin Hir, alias “Marwan,” and Basit Usman, writes Philippine Daily Inquirer. Power supply to Bangladesh opposition leader Khaleda Zia's office was cut off for 19 hours on Saturday in the ongoing turmoil, The Daily Star reports. The captain of the AirAsia flight QZ8501 was out of his seat performing an unorthodox procedure when his co-pilot apparently lost control of the plane, according to The Straits Times.

 

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