Japan presses North Korea on missing citizens

Countries hold talks in Beijing over fate of at least 12 people believed to have been abducted by Pyongyang.

    Japan and North Korea have been holding talks in the Chinese capital, Beijing, over the fate of Japanese citizens believed to have been kidnapped by Pyongyang during the Cold War.

    Officially, there are 12 outstanding cases of people who disappeared, but many believe the number is higher.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from Tokyo.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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