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Pyongyang ‘ready to discuss abductions’ with Japan

The abduction of Japanese citizens by North Korea in the 1970s and 1980s is back in the news. After several years of failing to make the news, the issue resurfaced when Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo lobbied US President Donald Trump to raise their concern at the North Korean-American summit on 12 June in Singapore. […]