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Reuters: European lawmakers chide Japan over 'abduction' of children by a parent



Here's the latest article about the European Union PETI Committee unanimous vote that took place yesterday in Brussels.


BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European lawmakers lobbied by fathers who cannot see children taken by Japanese mothers urged Tokyo on Tuesday to combat the “abduction” of minors by one parent and change a law that does not recognise joint custody after a split.


https://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-children-eu-parliament-idUSKBN23O2DK?fbclid=IwAR3ud8hbxLXCbM9LJylKbHTkG_6q3cfZmHZeSQZbzdgTJ6n94pu5KrSZ7xA


Reporting by Marine Strauss and Chang-Ran Kim; Editing by Kate Abnett and Andrew Cawthorne