Japan PM Kishida hits the golf course at start of summer break

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Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida played golf Tuesday with his family in Ibaraki Prefecture near Tokyo on the first full day of his summer break. It is the first round of golf Kishida has played since taking the leadership in October last year, and he is scheduled to spend more time with his family outside of Tokyo from Wednesday, according to people close to him. "I'm getting refreshed after not playing golf for so long," Kishida told reporters in Tsukubamirai. Kishida's break began Monday afternoon after he attended a ceremony marking the 77th anniversary of Japan's surrender in World Wa...

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