Young Japanese 'decline to fall in love'

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Japan's population is getting smaller so to try to boost the birth rate, payments have been introduced for parents and steps have been made to improve access to child care.

But a government survey has revealed a big problem: over a third of young men and more young women have no interest in sex.

The BBC's Roland Buerk reports from Tokyo.

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