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Six new ambassadors to Japan have not yet handed their credentials to Emperor Naruhito due to the coronavirus, leaving them ambassadors-in-waiting per diplomatic protocol.

But the ambassadors of Tonga, Rwanda, East Timor, Mali, Tanzania and Azerbaijan have started diplomatic activities anyway after submitting copies of their credentials to the Foreign Ministry.

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