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The Japanese and U.S. defense chiefs will reaffirm during a meeting this week that the bilateral security treaty covers defense of the disputed Senkaku Islands, according to government sources in both countries.

The small, uninhabited islands in the East China Sea are controlled by Japan but claimed by China.

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