U.N. expert discusses North Korea abductions with kin, Japan ministers

National Jan 19, 2016

U.N. expert discusses North Korea abductions with kin, Japan ministers

U.N. special rapporteur on North Korea Marzuki Darusman on Monday discussed Pyongyang's past abductions of Japanese nationals with Japanese ministers and relatives of abductees during his visit to Tokyo. "Japan does not intend to close the window for dialogue with North Korea," Katsunobu Kato, state ...

National Oct 9, 2015

Kin of abductees hit out at 'revolving door' Cabinet appointments

A representative for the families of Japanese abducted by North Korea decades ago has expressed dismay at the "revolving-door" Cabinet appointments to the post of minister in charge of the issue. Referring to the appointment of Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Katsunobu Kato to the post, ...