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Tomoko Hosaka

Tomoko Hosaka

    Japan launches new mass search for bodies
    Japan launches new mass search for bodies
    Soldiers prodded marshy ground with slender poles and cleared mounds of rubble by hand Monday as 25 000 troops mounted Japan's largest search...
    Japan pledges to double aid to Africa
    Japan pledges to double aid to Africa
    Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda pledged on Wednesday to double Tokyo's aid to Africa by 2012 to spur growth and attract private investment --...