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Japanese police rescue hostages behind a curtain (L) as they raid the Zoshi branch of the Toyokawa Shinkin Bank at Toyokawa City in Aichi prefecture, central Japan on November 23, 2012 after a 32-year-old man began a siege on November 22. Japanese police rescued four hostages from a bank on November 23 and arrested the knife-wielding man who had held them captive for more than 12 hours while demanding the prime minister resign, officials said. AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS JAPAN OUT (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)
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Japanese police rescue hostages behind a curtain (L) as they raid the Zoshi branch of the Toyokawa Shinkin Bank at Toyokawa City in Aichi prefecture, central Japan on November 23, 2012 after a 32-year-old man began a siege on November 22. Japanese police rescued four hostages from a bank on November 23 and arrested the knife-wielding man who had held them captive for more than 12 hours while demanding the prime minister resign, officials said. AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS JAPAN OUT (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)
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November 23, 2012
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156838029
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Japanese police rescue hostages behind a curtain as they raid the... News Photo 156838029Adult,Aichi Prefecture,Branch,Center,Crisis,Curtain,Horizontal,Hostage,Japan,Japanese,Law,Men,Police Force,Raid,Rescue,SiegePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPJapanese police rescue hostages behind a curtain (L) as they raid the Zoshi branch of the Toyokawa Shinkin Bank at Toyokawa City in Aichi prefecture, central Japan on November 23, 2012 after a 32-year-old man began a siege on November 22. Japanese police rescued four hostages from a bank on November 23 and arrested the knife-wielding man who had held them captive for more than 12 hours while demanding the prime minister resign, officials said. AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS JAPAN OUT (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)