A rehearsal for an international fleet review off the South Korean island of Jeju. Photo: AFP

South Korea kicks off naval showcase without Japan after row over controversial ‘Rising Sun’ flag

Tokyo earlier pulled out of the international fleet review after Seoul protested the use of a naval flag that many Asian countries see as a symbol of past military aggression

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A rehearsal for an international fleet review off the South Korean island of Jeju. Photo: AFP
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