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LONDON — The British government will put fresh pressure on Tokyo to improve the rights of its citizens seeking access to their children living in Japan with estranged partners.

The effort is to cover Britons who are either seeking the return of their kids to the U.K. or are denied access to their offspring by Japanese courts.

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