• Kyodo


Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda will attend a ceremony on May 15 in Ginowan, Okinawa, to mark the 40th anniversary of the prefecture’s reversion to Japan from U.S. control, Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura said Tuesday.

Arrangements are being made for Noda, during his day trip to the prefecture, to hold talks with Gov. Hirokazu Nakaima, Fujimura told a news conference.

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