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Crossover: Japan to replace ambassador to S. Korea

08-20-2012 22:08 BJT

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Tension between Japan and South Korea has been especially high in recent weeks after South Korean President Lee Myung Bak visited the disputed Dokdo islets, also known as Takeshima in Japan. Full Story>>

For more on the territorial dispute between South Korea and Japan, let’s go to our correspondent Mike Firn in the Japanese capital, Tokyo.

Q1, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda will meet cabinet ministers Tuesday to discuss the government`s next step in the row with South Korea. Who will take part and what other steps are the government considering?

Q2, Japan is to replace its Ambassador to South Korea. Why’s that?

Editor:Zhang Jianfeng |Source: CCTV.com

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