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Lotte founder's newly found will names second son as heir

Document supports Shin Dong-bin in dispute with older brother

The hand-written will designated Shin Dong-bin as the next head of the Lotte group.

SEOUL -- The Lotte group's founder, who died in January, wrote a will 20 years ago naming his second son as his successor, the Japanese-South Korean conglomerate said Wednesday.

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