Main events scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 22

Main events scheduled in Japan for Wednesday, Feb. 22:

-- Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi to leave for New York to attend U.N. meetings on Russia's war on Ukraine.

-- Eimei, China-born giant panda at Adventure World zoo in Shirahama, Wakayama Prefecture, who fathered 16 cubs, to leave for China along with 2 of his offspring.

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