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Japan's foreign minister to visit Sri Lanka

Japan's minister of foreign affairs is to visit Sri Lanka on January 5th, 2018. 

Mr Taro Kono's visit will be the first visit of a Japanese foreign minister to the island in 15 years. 

He expected to hold discussions with the Sri Lankan president, prime minister and his counter part, Tilak Marapana. 
 

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