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Breaking News: Vladimir Putin plans military installations on disputed Kuril Islands
Posted by: RenoBerkeley SelectMedia

Okinawa :: Japan | updated 2014-04-22 23:14:35 -0700 | political-news

If anyone needs any more proof that Vladimir Putin is on a mission to rebuild the glory of the Soviet Union, look no further than the Kuril Islands, located between the northern tip of Japan and Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula. This...
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Breaking News: Arrogance imperils repair work at ruined Fukushima nuclear complex (Opinion)
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Fukushima :: Japan | updated 2013-12-09 01:31:53 -0800 | technology-news

Emergency workers who assembled storage tanks to hold radioactive water at the meltdown-ravaged Fukushima nuclear power plant complex in Japan were illegally hired and poorly supervised, labor regulators and workers are saying. "Yes, we did a shoddy job," one of...
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Posted by: George Vieto

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-02-28 19:02:26 -0800 | sports-news

Ratuken Eagles right handed pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, 25, who had a pitching record of 24-0 with an earned run average of 1.27 in the regular season has been given permission to seek employment with Major League Baseball on Wednesday from...
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Breaking News: Emperor of Japan welcomes Obama with a ceremony at the Imperial Palace
Posted by: M Furqan

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:39:12 -0700 | political-news

U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday took part in the welcoming ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, the first official act of a state visit to Japan three days Obama was received with military honors in the gardens of...
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Breaking News: Obama: Russia does not fulfill the agreement in Ukraine
Posted by: neelamyousafzi

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:52:54 -0700 | political-news

Russia has not complied with the spirit of the agreement reached in Geneva last week that aimed at reducing tensions in eastern Ukraine , said President Barack Obama . Obama said that "evil gunmen " seize the building in eastern...
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Breaking News: Barack Obama makes Japan on the island dispute , China does not agree
Posted by: Ritchllle

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:16:53 -0700 | political-news

Where it is not expected to go down well with China , President Barack Obama reiterated on Thursday that the disputed Senkaku Islands came under Japanese administration and the U.S. pledged to defend it as all Japanese territories. Obama in...
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Breaking News: Obama warns of new sanctions against Russia if it violates the Geneva Conventions
Posted by: Kashif95

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:39:13 -0700 | political-news

United States President Barack Obama today warned that the move "new sanctions" against Russia if that country does not withdraw its support for military intervention in Ukraine and continues without complying with the Geneva Accords. "If Russia again breaking our...
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Breaking News: U.S President Obama offers security to Japan
Posted by: neelamnaz47

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:16:53 -0700 | political-news

Facing new questions about its commitment to Asia, U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday will try to convince Japanese leaders who can meet their economic and security promises, even at a time when the crisis in Ukraine requires attention and...
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Breaking News: Japan welcomes Obama, the U.S. president focuses on free trade negotiations in their Asian tour
Posted by: Jean54

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:39:13 -0700 | political-news

U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday in the first leg of his journey through four countries in Asia. Obama will be here until Friday and will hold a summit with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe , with...
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Breaking News: Obama insists the United States commitment to defend Japan as an ally
Posted by: Kashif95

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:39:13 -0700 | political-news

United States President Barack Obama, insisted today that the Security Alliance between Washington and Tokyo has promised to protect the entire United States Japanese territory, "including the Senkaku Islands." Today press conference in Tokyo, during his State visit to Japan,...
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Breaking News: US would defend Japan on confrontation with China over islands dispute: Obama
Posted by: George408

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:39:13 -0700 | political-news

On visiting the first country, Japan, first from his tour to 4 Asian counties, President Barak Obama show solidarity with Japan on Thursday saying that the United States would be compelled to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over...
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Source: Guardian Unlimited

Obama :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 02:17:00 -0700 | political-news

Barack Obama, pictured with Shinzo Abe, has said Japan is in charge of the Senkaku islands and they are covered by a defence treaty between the US and Japan. Photograph: Junko Kimura-Matsumoto/AP The US is duty-bound to come to Japan's...
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Source: MarketWatch

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-24 00:55:23 -0700 | business-news

Australia's S&P/ASX 200   added 0.2% and the Straits Times Index   in Singapore rose 0.5%, while the Philippines' PSE   lost 0.4%. In China, Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index   was down 0.1% and the Shanghai Composite   fell...
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Source: Fox

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-04-23 23:30:41 -0700 | political-news

President Obama said Thursday that he wants to see a dispute between China and Japan over islands in the East China Sea resolved peacefully, while affirming that America's mutual security treaty with Japan applies to the islands. "Historically they have...
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Source: BBC

Obama :: Japan | updated 2014-04-23 22:54:04 -0700 | political-news

Chinese court releases Japanese cargo ship The Japanese ship had been held at a Chinese port since Saturday China has released a Japanese cargo ship it seized over a war-time debt after compensation was paid, a court statement said. The...
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