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Japan immigration

Scammers threaten Chinese in Japan with 'forced deportation'

Criminal groups in China and Taiwan pose as government officials to commit fraud

A poster in Osaka warns about scams involving criminals posing as Chinese government officials.

OSAKA -- Chinese nationals living in Japan are being targeted with bank-transfer scams, in which persons purporting to be Chinese government officials threaten victims with canceled visas or forced repatriation if they do not pay money.

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