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By the end of this month, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga is expected to leave office without making progress on key diplomatic issues such as North Korea's abduction of Japanese nationals.

When taking the helm of the government in September of last year, Suga — who last week announced his intention to step down — took over the foreign policy of his predecessor, Shinzo Abe.

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