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DateLine Sunday, 19 August 2007





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Japan marks 62nd anniversary of end of war

As Japan marked the 62nd anniversary of its surrender in World War II, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday pledged that this nation will never again go to war. While Abe and his Cabinet looked set to refrain from triggering controversy by visiting war-related Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, one member broke ranks and visited anyway.

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Smell of success eludes Indian Ocean spice island

At the end of a stony track, watched by soldiers with automatic weapons, the self-appointed leader of a tiny Indian Ocean island is giving a an Independence Day speech.

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