• Kyodo


Japan and Germany agreed Wednesday to cooperate on training Iraqi police in the United Arab Emirates.

Yukio Okamoto, a diplomatic adviser to Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi who is visiting Germany, told a news conference after talks with German and French officials that Japan also agreed with France to assist Iraqi athletes trying to participate in the upcoming Athens Olympics.

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