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Japan and the United States will probably not reach an agreement by the end of September — a self-imposed deadline — in the ongoing bilateral civil aviation talks, Transport Ministry officials said Sept. 25.

However, they said the two governments expect to continue the talks and possibly hold the next session in October. “It is difficult to reach an agreement by the end of September,” a ministry official said.

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