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The Hong Kong fishing vessel, carrying around a dozen
activists from Hong Kong, Macau and China, was closely tailed by
around a dozen Japanese coastguard vessels and pummelled with
water cannon, but activists still managed to break through.

The seven who made it ashore yelled in jubilation over a
satellite phone after their landing and sang Chinese patriotic
songs.

The fate of the activists isn’t yet known. A Japanese
Foreign Ministry spokesman said: “We will take appropriate
action including law enforcement.” He didn’t elaborate.

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