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International Protocol


The Honorable Nozomu Takaoka
Consul General of Japan
909 Fannin Street, Suite 3000
Houston, TX 77010
Telephone: 713-652-2977
Fax: 713-651-7822

The Honorable John M. Stich
Honorary Consul General of Japan
5819 Edinburg Street
Dallas, TX 75252
Telephone: 972-713-8683
Fax: 972-381-9788