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Three war-displaced women appealed a court ruling Friday rejecting their demand for 60 million yen in damages from the state for its alleged failure to take swift action to repatriate them from China at the end of World War II.

Plaintiffs Noriko Suzuki, 77, Takeko Fujii, 73, and Rumiko Nishida, 72 filed the appeal with the Tokyo High Court.

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