• Kyodo


South Korea on Thursday rebuffed a Japanese request that the release of postage stamps featuring a disputed island in the Sea of Japan be scrapped.

“The release and distribution of the stamps is fundamentally a matter of our own authority,” Korea Post, South Korea’s postal service, said in a statement.

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