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Defense Agency chief Shigeru Ishiba met Monday with British Defense Secretary Geoffrey Hoon to discuss the reconstruction of Iraq being led by the United States and Britain, Japanese officials said.

The contents of the meeting were not yet made public, but the officials earlier said Ishiba intended to explain Japan’s troop dispatch plan to help in the reconstruction effort.

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