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Japan Airlines Co. said it has been defrauded out of ¥384 million ($3.4 million) after receiving emails earlier this year that called for the payments of lease fees and commissions into bank accounts in Hong Kong.

JAL has reported the cases to Japanese police while also considering reprimanding company officials for failing to sufficiently verify the emails.

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