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Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told a key Diet session Friday that the Asahi Shimbun's erroneous reports on so-called wartime comfort women led to the prevailing global misperception that Japan as a state was involved in making them sexual slaves.
(The Japan News)
The government decided at a Cabinet meeting Friday to extend $22 million in emergency grant aid for combating the spread of Ebola hemorrhagic fever. (The Japan News)
A senior US official says his country will support Japan if there is an attempt to seize the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea. (NHK)