• Jiji, Kyodo


The father of a male passenger on a sightseeing boat that went missing off Hokkaido expressed sorrow and anger on Monday over the incident as he visited the port where the ship departed and awaited news of his son’s fate.

Tsuyoshi Suzuki, whose son Tomoya remains missing along with his girlfriend, said Tomoya had surprised his girlfriend with a trip to Shiretoko to celebrate her birthday and had taken an engagement ring with him.

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