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The number of Japanese living in China fell more than 10 per cent in 2013, figures showed, amid flaring nationalism and a dispute over the ownership of an island chain.
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Japan is looking into reports that a Japanese man may have been detained possibly by militants in Syria, the foreign ministry said on Monday.
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Syria`s electoral commission said on Saturday that 95 percent of registered expatriate voters took part in a presidential election expected to return incumbent Bashar al-Assad to power, state media said.
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A Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to hang for apostasy will be "freed within days", a foreign ministry official told AFP on Saturday.
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Ten Chadian nationals have been gunned down in southern Libya by attackers in military uniform, the Chadian foreign ministry said Thursday.
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Hackers penetrated Brazil`s foreign ministry internal email system but failed to get access to confidential government documents and cables, a ministry spokesman said on Tuesday.
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Havana is protesting its continued inclusion on the US government`s latest list of "state sponsors of terrorism."
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Israeli foreign ministry workers began a general strike Sunday, effectively shutting down all diplomatic services in Israel and around 103 foreign missions abroad.
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Iran Foreign Ministry summoned Bahrain`s charge d`affaires to protest what it called "unfounded anti-Iran allegations" by the foreign minister of the Persian Gulf country.
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Three explosions in Baghdad, including a car bomb opposite the foreign ministry, killed 19 people on Wednesday, the latest in the worst surge of violence in nearly six years.
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Libya`s Foreign Ministry says the country`s caches of chemical weapons, including bombs and artillery shells filled with mustard gas, have been completely destroyed.
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Ashok K Kantha, the new Indian ambassador to China, has presented his credentials at the Chinese Foreign Ministry.
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