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Japan and the United States still need to bridge gaps on controversial issues in the ongoing Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade talks, a Japanese senior vice minister said after meeting with the U.S. trade representative on Sunday.

On the sidelines of the 12-country TPP meeting being held in Singapore, Yasutoshi Nishimura and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman likely discussed issues including how to deal with Japanese tariffs on key farm products that Tokyo is seeking to protect.

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