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Officials of the Ground Self-Defense Force said Saturday that local spa operators will be compensated if they suffer financially due to the accidental firing of a 155 mm howitzer shell earlier this month.

The Northeast Area Army Headquarters, based in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, conveyed the decision to a delegation of Social Democratic Party members, who visited a GSDF post in Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture.

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