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A man who was paralyzed from the chest down in a road accident during a North American motorcycle tour 14 years ago returned to Japan on Saturday after completing the final 14,000-km leg of his original journey.

Kazuhiro Hattori, a 37-year-old from Yokohama, was greeted by friends and supporters at Narita airport after completing the tour on a three-wheeled motorcycle.

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