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Defense Minister Gen Nakatani said the government will extend by three months an offshore boring survey now under way at the replacement site for the Futenma military base in Okinawa Prefecture.

Landfill work for the new air base in Nago will begin this summer as scheduled even though the boring survey will now run until the end of September, Nakatani said Tuesday at a news conference.

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