• Kyodo News


Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama said Saturday he is not ready to reach a conclusion by the end of the year on the relocation of U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Futenma in Okinawa Prefecture.

“I’m not yet at that stage,” Hatoyama told reporters in Tokyo, referring to a media report that he is expected to come to a conclusion by yearend.

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