Shigeru, second right, and Sakie Yokota, right, parents of Megumi Yokota, a Japanese national who was abducted by North Korea in 1977, attend a news conference in Kawasaki, near Tokyo Monday, March ... more 
Shigeru, second right, and Sakie Yokota, right, parents of Megumi Yokota, a Japanese national who was abducted by North Korea in 1977, attend a news conference in Kawasaki, near Tokyo Monday, March 17, 2014 . The Japanese Foreign Ministry confirmed March 16, 2014, that the couple spent time with their Korean-born granddaughter Kim Un Kyong over several days last week in Ulan Bator, Mongolia. Kim is 26 years old, Japanese media said. (AP Photo/Kyodo News, File) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT less 
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