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Regarding the story “Trump pledges to help bring abductees home” in the May 28 edition, the North Korean government’s abducting of Japanese citizens four decades ago was wrong.

That was clearly wrong, just as the U.S. government’s abducting Central American children today is clearly wrong; U.S. soldiers prostituting sex-trafficked Filipinas was/is clearly wrong; and taking away the freedom of an abducted Australian journalist for speaking the truth would clearly be wrong.

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