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Packages of frozen dried fish imported from Vietnam were found tainted with what is suspected to be pesticide and human feces, the Yamaguchi Prefectural Government said Thursday.

The substances were found inside cardboard boxes each containing 5 kg of the frozen fish in plastic bags at two supermarkets on July 15. It has not been confirmed whether the substances had direct contact with the fish, according to the prefecture.

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