Japan to remove diplomat from S.Korea embassy after comment on President Moon: Kyodo

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan will soon remove senior diplomat Hirohisa Soma from its embassy to South Korea after he was reported to have made an inappropriate comment on President Moon Jae-in, Kyodo news agency reported on Monday, citing a government source.

(Reporting by Takashi Umekawa; Editing by Gareth Jones)

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