Tokio, Auo. 'í. - The Japanese governmtnt bas im meted its minister in London to apoloíize to Great Britain for firing apon anu sinking the transport Kow Suing while slie was flying the British flag. The Ji ;janese minister has been inhtructed to lorm Great Britain that the jHpauese eruiser diil not know that the Kow Shing was a Briti.sh vessel until after the flght. Captaiu Galsvvorthy of the Kow Shing aüd man y other persons who were on board the transport were rescued by the boats oí the Japanese warship Naniwa.