• Jiji


German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is planning to visit Japan at the end of this month, sources familiar with the matter said Friday.

Scholz is expected to seek deeper cooperation with Tokyo on their response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, as well as on the Indo-Pacific region, during his first trip to Japan as chancellor.

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