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Senior LDP official to attend Fidel Castro’s funeral 

  • November 29, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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Mainichi reported that the GOJ decided yesterday to send LDP Election Committee Chairman Furuya to Havana as Prime Minister Abe’s emissary to attend the funeral for Fidel Castro. According to the daily, Foreign Minister Kishida met with visiting Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment Malmierca yesterday and extended his condolences. In response, the Cuban official said: “Mr. Castro strongly condemned the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.”   

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