Japan | Osaka’s tennis triumph re-ignites debate on mixed-race citizens

Osaka’s tennis triumph re-ignites debate on mixed-race citizens

A legal challenge is underway to the national law that bans dual nationality, which will affect the national tennis heroine next year

September 19, 2018 4:11 PM (UTC+8)
US Open champion Naomi Osaka of Japan answers questions from the media in Tokyo on September 17, 2018. She is one of about 900,000 dual nationals who are meant to decide what country they belong to. Photo: AFP / Kazuhiro Nogi
US Open champion Naomi Osaka of Japan answers questions from the media in Tokyo on September 17, 2018. She is one of about 900,000 dual nationals who are meant to decide what country they belong to. Photo: AFP / Kazuhiro Nogi
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