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Release of diplomatic records

December 20, 2017

1. On December 20, 25 files of diplomatic records were released at the Diplomatic Archives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The files include: the visit to Japan by Mr. John Foster Dulles, Secretary of State of the United States of America; hostage crisis in Lebanon in the 1980s; the visit to Japan by Their Royal Highnesses The Prince and Princess of Wales in 1986; the visit of Prime Minister Nakasone to China in 1986.

2. A brief summary and all documents of these records can be accessed from the links below.

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