Full text of ISIL video message

Still image of an Islamic State fighter standing next to a man kneeling on the ground purported to be Japanese journalist Kenji Goto in an unknown location

"To the Japanese government. You, like your foolish allies in the Satanic coalition, have yet to understand that we, by Allah's grace, are an Islamic Caliphate with authority and power, an entire army thirsty for your blood.

"Abe, because of your reckless decision to take part in an unwinnable war, this knife will not only slaughter Kenji, but will also carry on and cause carnage wherever your people are found. So let the nightmare for Japan begin."

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