Aug. 13, 2022

Some State Ministers, Others Linked with Unification Church

Tokyo, Aug. 12 (Jiji Press)--Some Japanese state ministers and parliamentary vice ministers who took office Friday were found to have had links with the religious group known as the Unification Church.

Damages Lawsuit against Hino, Toyota Filed in U.S.

Tokyo, Aug. 12 (Jiji Press)--A damages lawsuit has been filed with a U.S. court against Japanese truck maker Hino Motors Ltd. <7205>, U.S. subsidiaries and its parent, Toyota Motor Corp. <7203>, Hino said Friday.

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