Prosecutors served new arrest warrants Tuesday on a former and two current Defense Facilities Administration Agency officials who allegedly rigged bids for construction projects at U.S. bases in Yamaguchi and Nagasaki prefectures in fiscal 2003, sources said.

The three are Takayoshi Kawano, 57, who previously held the third-highest post at the agency as technical councilor, his predecessor, Mamoru Ikezawa, 57, and Takashige Matsuda, 53, currently an official in the agency’s general affairs department.

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