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S.Korea "clearly" called for withdrawal of Japan's export curbs at meeting-Seoul official

Reuters | Seoul | Updated: 13-07-2019 16:01 IST | Created: 13-07-2019 15:42 IST
S.Korea "clearly" called for withdrawal of Japan's export curbs at meeting-Seoul official
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South Korean trade ministry officials "clearly" called on Japan to drop its export restrictions on the neighboring country at a bilateral meeting on Friday, a Seoul official told Reuters on Saturday, rebutting Tokyo's claims that Seoul did not make such a demand.

The trade ministry official also said Seoul has not heard any complaints from Japan over Friday's talks.

He declined to be named, because of the sensitivity of the matter.


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