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South Korea stops Japanese lawmakers traveling to disputed islands

South Korea has banned three Japanese lawmakers from entering the country after they arrived at a Seoul airport in an attempt to travel near disputed islands.

South Korea’s foreign ministry said Monday that the lawmakers from Japan’s conservative Liberal Democratic Party were stopped when they tried to leave Seoul’s Gimpo airport.

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