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Japan and South Korea eye package to resolve wartime labor row and other issues

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Japan and South Korea eye package to resolve wartime labor row and other issues
The package aimed at mending bilateral ties could be announced as early as Monday according to a South Korean daily.
Japan and U.S. negotiating return of detained navy officer
Tokyo said there were no flaws in criminal proceedings against U.S. Navy Lt. Ridge Alkonis, 34, who was convicted of a fatal car crash in …
In shadow of Fukushima disaster, an unusual experiment in rewilding
Wild animals have been thriving and expanding their habitat around the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant since 2011, giving researchers a glimpse of nature’s resilience …
Kyoto man arrested over female university student’s poisoning death
The police allege that the man, 37, killed Hinako Hamano, 21, by getting her to ingest a lethal amount of thallium, a highly toxic substance …
Son revives legendary mountain trail to fulfill father’s dying wish
The Ito Shindo trail has been dubbed “the last frontier of the Northern Alps” and links Toyama and Nagano prefectures.
Senior LDP lawmaker says any new BOJ accord would be disruptive
Asked about rising prices, fueled by higher energy costs and supply chain disruptions, Hiroshige Seko said the LDP plans to put forth a package of …

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