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Brazil's president postpones trip to Japan

President Dilma Rousseff has postponed her trip to Japan next week, according to Brazil's state television network. Credit: Reuters

Brazil's president Dilma Rousseff has postponed her trip to Japan next week, state broadcaster Agency Brazil reports.

She was due to travel on the five day trip on Sunday 23. Officials said no new date for the visit to Japan has been set.

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