• Kyodo


The government will set up a team to examine why it was slow to disclose information on North Korea’s rocket launch late last week, Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura said Monday.

Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Tsuyoshi Saito will head a team consisting of Toshiro Yonemura, deputy chief Cabinet secretary for crisis management, and other senior officials from relevant ministries, Fujimura said at a press conference.

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