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By Erik Slavin
Copyright: Stars and Stripes
TOKYO — Japan got the security guarantee it sought from President Barack Obama, even if other aspects of his visit with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe didn’t follow the anticipated script.
Obama said little that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Secretary of State John Kerry and other top officials hadn’t already said during the past year about the U.S.-Japan security alliance.