9/13/16 Pyongyang’s fifth nuclear test was intended for an audience in Washington, lawmaker Antonio Inoki said Tuesday, citing a face-to-face conversation in Pyongyang with North Korea’s top foreign affairs official, Ri Su Yongk.
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9/14/16 Chinese publics see each other’s country, according to a new poll that reflects the geopolitical tensions between the neighboring East Asia powers.
‘Let’s End This Abnormal Situation’: Abe Calls for ‘New Epoch’ in Russia-Japan Ties Hit by Second World War Territorial Dispute
9/3/16 Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday appealed to Russian President Vladimir Putin for a new era in ties hampered by a territorial dispute dating back to the second world war.
9/3/16 Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed Friday to meet in Japan on Dec. 15 in a visit that few expect to yield a breakthrough in the decades-old territorial dispute between their respective countries.
9/6/16 Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday agreed to provide two large-sized patrol ships and lend up to five used surveillance aircraft to the Philippines, a Japanese government spokesman said, with both countries locked in territorial disputes with China.
9/8/16 Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Park Geun-hye agreed on Wednesday to coordinate their responses to North Korea’s ballistic missile launches, at bilateral talks on the sidelines of regional meetings in Laos.
9/8/16 China lashed out at the United States and Japan on Thursday, accusing the two allies of trying to foment discord between Beijing and its Southeast Asian neighbours over lingering tensions in the South China Sea.
9/9/16 Former U.S. Marine Matthew Hoh once served his country in Okinawa Prefecture, leading war drills in the forest here.
8/20/16/ Japan plans to begin training its Self-Defence Forces in carrying out new missions abroad under revised security laws which took effect this past spring, a government source said on Friday.