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Japan says will release Chinese vessel skipper

September 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Sept.24 (ANI): Japanese prosecutors have said they will release the captain of a Chinese fishing vessel involved in a collision near disputed islands.The incident had raised tensions with China, which had ... Read more...

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6.8-magnitude quake rattles southwestern Japanese islands

August 17th, 2009 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Aug 17 (DPA) A 6.8-magnitude earthquake hit the south-western Japanese island of Miyako Monday morning but no injuries or casualties have been reported so far. A tsunami warning was issued by ... Read more...

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