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Japan May Yet Fight

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Pekin, March 8.- The Russian demanda from China have causad the greatest excitement at the Japanese legration and the Japanese minister has had several interviews with the officials of the Chinese foreign office, urging the rejection of the Russian demands. In additioh it is reported that Japan has threatened to take vigorous action if the demands of Russia are conceded. Kussia Orders Torpedo Boats. Odessa, March 8.- The Russian government has ordered thirty new torpedo boats to augment the Russian Pacific squadron at Vladivostock and Port Arthur. Russia also proposes to keep eight cruisers of the volunteer fleet continually in far eastern waters instead of the Black sea, so as to avoid the possibility of being hampered by Great Britain closing the Suez canal. Corean Ministry Kesigns. Kobe, Japan, March 8. - A dispatch received here from Seoul states that the Corean ministry has itBigned owing to the reappointment of the Russophile foreign minister, Bin, who granted the Deer isiand comession to Russia without eonsultmg his colleagues. Prince Henry at Hoiijr Kong, Hong Kong, March 8. - Prince Henry of Prussia has arrived here from Singapore and a number of dinners and receptions have been arranged in his honor.


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