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Viber will announce free calls from US to all banned countries: Rakuten CEO

TOKYO: In rare candor for a Japanese executive, CEO Hiroshi Mikitani of e-commerce giant Rakuten Inc condemned US President Donald Trump's move to ban entry of refugees and people from seven Muslim-majority countries, saying it made him weep with sadness. Mikitani said Rakuten, which is sometimes called "Japan's Amazon", would offer free international calls from the United States to the seven affected countries through its call and messaging app Viber. Rakuten Group Viber will announce tomorrow free international calls…