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Stamford Advocate
US guidelines on self-driving cars get good reception at G-7self-driving cars at a weekend meeting in Japan, and they agreed to work togeth
US guidelines on self-driving cars get good reception at G-7
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
self-driving cars at a weekend meeting in Japan, and they agreed to work together to maintain safety. (Junko Ozaki/Kyodo News via AP) less In this Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 photo, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, second right,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
US guidelines on self-driving cars get good reception at G-7self-driving cars at a weekend meeting in Japan, and they agreed to work togeth
US guidelines on self-driving cars get good reception at G-7
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 hours ago
self-driving cars at a weekend meeting in Japan, and they agreed to work together to maintain safety. (Junko Ozaki/Kyodo News via AP) less In this Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 photo, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, second right,... Read more
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Rappler
New normal: Massive info leaks, networked journalism(ICIJ) with its network of journalists across the world, including Pakistan’s T
New normal: Massive info leaks, networked journalism
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
(ICIJ) with its network of journalists across the world, including Pakistan’s The News, the Indian Express, Japan’s Kyodo News Service and Asahi Shimbun, and Indonesia’s Tempo. (WATCH: The Panama Papers: An introduction) “Without... Read more
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T3
Japan's new LED basketball court looks like a rave set in the world of Tronto show off sponsor logos, score updates and more at the touch of a button. Ori
Japan's new LED basketball court looks like a rave set in the world of Tron
T3 / Posted 2 days ago
to show off sponsor logos, score updates and more at the touch of a button. Originally reported by Japanese news station Kyodo News, the court is creating quite a stir on home soil. The court was shown off in professional league play for the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Jonnie Peacock targets new world record at London 2017gets an advantage over able-bodied athletes with his prosthetic leg. I don’t bu
Jonnie Peacock targets new world record at London 2017
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
gets an advantage over able-bodied athletes with his prosthetic leg. I don’t buy that... he’s just technically brilliant. Kyodo News via Getty Images I’m an athletics fan first and foremost and I want to see Jason back running his very best times... Read more
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CNET
'Totoro' creator Hayao Miayazaki to build a 'nature park' for children10,000 square metres (12,000 square yards), the park will encourage children "t
'Totoro' creator Hayao Miayazaki to build a 'nature park' for children
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
10,000 square metres (12,000 square yards), the park will encourage children "to enjoy nature through their five senses," Kyodo News reports. Details on what will be included in the park are light. It may not include anything related to Studio... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Typhoon causes serious flooding in southern Japansouthern Japan Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. A powerful typhoon brought heavy rainfa
Typhoon causes serious flooding in southern Japan
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
southern Japan Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. A powerful typhoon brought heavy rainfall in southern Japan. (Hiroko Harima/Kyodo News) This aerial photo shows a submerged area in Nobeoka, Miyazaki prefecture, southern Japan Tuesday, Sept. 20,... Read more
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The China Post
Japan court backs Tokyo bid to relocate basepersonnel, their dependents and civilians have long sparked protests. People w
Japan court backs Tokyo bid to relocate base
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
personnel, their dependents and civilians have long sparked protests. People wait outside Fukuoka High Court for its ruling on a relocation plan of a U.S. air base in Naha, Okinawa prefecture, Japan, Friday, Sept. 16. (Ryosuke Uematsu/Kyodo News... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Japan court rejects Okinawa move to block US base relocationin a legal battle between Okinawa and Tokyo over the relocation plan that has s
Japan court rejects Okinawa move to block US base relocation
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
in a legal battle between Okinawa and Tokyo over the relocation plan that has stalled for 20 years. (Ryosuke Uematsu/Kyodo News via AP) less People wait outside Fukuoka High Court for its ruling on a relocation plan of a U.S. air base, in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
New party leader gives Japan troika of top women in politicsfirst female leader on July 31, and the appointment of a woman as defense minis
New party leader gives Japan troika of top women in politics
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
first female leader on July 31, and the appointment of a woman as defense minister later the same week. (Shigeyuki Inakuma/Kyodo News via AP) less Newly elected Democratic Party leader Renho Murata, center, smiles as she joins hands with her... Read more
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Zero Hedge
US Futures, European Stocks Rebound, Bonds Fall Ahead Of US Data Delugewill probably cut the rate on some bank reserves to minus 0.2 percent from min
US Futures, European Stocks Rebound, Bonds Fall Ahead Of US Data Deluge
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
will probably cut the rate on some bank reserves to minus 0.2 percent from minus 0.1 percent at next week’s meeting. Kyodo News reported Wednesday that such a move will be considered by the BOJ, while a Nikkei newspaper article said that... Read more
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The Age
Typhoon Lionrock pounds Japan's northeast causing deathearlier said. The risk of landslides is "very high" in areas of northern Japan
Typhoon Lionrock pounds Japan's northeast causing death
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
earlier said. The risk of landslides is "very high" in areas of northern Japan on the Pacific coast, the agency said, with Kyodo News reporting of a landslide blocking a national highway in Iwate. Evacuation orders were issued for more than 4000... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Japanese PM to discuss North Korea, economic ties during rare Cuba tripdiplomatic ties with the United States last year, to improve its business and i
Japanese PM to discuss North Korea, economic ties during rare Cuba trip
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
diplomatic ties with the United States last year, to improve its business and investment environment,” Suga said. Japan’s Kyodo news agency reported last week that Abe has decided to forgive two-thirds of the 180 billion yen (US$1.75 billion) debt... Read more
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Rappler
Japan's Nagoya and Aichi to bid for 2026 Asian Gamesplug. "It's regrettable things got confusing toward the end," JOC secretary ge
Japan's Nagoya and Aichi to bid for 2026 Asian Games
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
plug. "It's regrettable things got confusing toward the end," JOC secretary general Eisuke Hiraoka was quoted as saying by Kyodo news agency. "It could become a matter of international trust. We hope they will positively proceed with the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japanese PM to discuss North Korea, economic ties during rare Cuba tripties with the United States last year, to improve its business and investment e
Japanese PM to discuss North Korea, economic ties during rare Cuba trip
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
ties with the United States last year, to improve its business and investment environment," Suga said. Last week, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported that Abe had decided to forgive two-thirds of Cuba's 180-billion-yen (£1.3 billion) debt to Japan,... Read more
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dna
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to visit Cuba; discuss North Korea, strengthen economic tiesties with the United States last year, to improve its business and investment e
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to visit Cuba; discuss North Korea, strengthen economic ties
dna / Posted 11 days ago
ties with the United States last year, to improve its business and investment environment," Suga said. Last week, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported that Abe had decided to forgive two-thirds of Cuba's 180 billion yen ($1.75-billion) debt to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
JOC approves Nagoya and Aichi's joint bid for 2026 Asian Gamesregrettable things got confusing towards the end," JOC Secretary General Eisuke
JOC approves Nagoya and Aichi's joint bid for 2026 Asian Games
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
regrettable things got confusing towards the end," JOC Secretary General Eisuke Hiraoka was quoted as saying by Kyodo news agency. "It could become a matter of international trust. We hope they will positively proceed with the... Read more
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Reuters
Japanese PM to discuss North Korea, economic ties during rare Cuba tripdiplomatic ties with the United States last year, to improve its business and i
Japanese PM to discuss North Korea, economic ties during rare Cuba trip
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
diplomatic ties with the United States last year, to improve its business and investment environment," Suga said. Japan's Kyodo news agency reported last week that Abe has decided to forgive two-thirds of the 180 billion yen ($1.75 billion) debt... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japanese PM to discuss North Korea, economic ties during rare Cuba tripdiplomatic ties with the United States last year, to improve its business and i
Japanese PM to discuss North Korea, economic ties during rare Cuba trip
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
diplomatic ties with the United States last year, to improve its business and investment environment," Suga said. Japan's Kyodo news agency reported last week that Abe has decided to forgive two-thirds of the 180 billion yen (US$1.75 billion) debt... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan's Nagoya, Aichi resume talks on joint 2026 Asian Games bidTeruo Shinkai told reporters on Monday that his city would restart "best effort
Japan's Nagoya, Aichi resume talks on joint 2026 Asian Games bid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
Teruo Shinkai told reporters on Monday that his city would restart "best efforts once again towards a joint bid", Japan's Kyodo News Agency reported. Discussions between officials from the prefecture and their counterparts from its capital Nagoya... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
North Korea ready for another nuclear test any time - S Koreathe country's chief nuclear negotiator, arrived in Beijing on Monday and was se
North Korea ready for another nuclear test any time - S Korea
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
the country's chief nuclear negotiator, arrived in Beijing on Monday and was seen entering the country's embassy, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported. Ri left Pyongyang on Monday to attend a meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement countries in... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
N Korea ready for another nuclear test any time: South Koreathe country's chief nuclear negotiator, arrived in Beijing on Monday and was se
N Korea ready for another nuclear test any time: South Korea
Bdnews24.com / Posted 13 days ago
the country's chief nuclear negotiator, arrived in Beijing on Monday and was seen entering the country's embassy, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported. Ri left Pyongyang to attend a meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement countries in Venezuela and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Japan official blasted for piggyback ride after deadly stormto the town earlier this month to assess damage from the storm, which killed mo
Japan official blasted for piggyback ride after deadly storm
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
to the town earlier this month to assess damage from the storm, which killed more than 20 people in the region. (Jun Hirata/Kyodo News via AP) less In this Sept. 1, 2016 photo, Shunsuke Mutai, Japan’s vice minister of reconstruction, visits... Read more
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Eye Witness News
South Korea: North Korea ready for another nuclear test any timethe country's chief nuclear negotiator, arrived in Beijing on Monday and was se
South Korea: North Korea ready for another nuclear test any time
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
the country's chief nuclear negotiator, arrived in Beijing on Monday and was seen entering the country's embassy, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported. Ri left Pyongyang to attend a meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement countries in Venezuela and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Japan official blasted for piggyback ride after deadly stormto the town earlier this month to assess damage from the storm, which killed mo
Japan official blasted for piggyback ride after deadly storm
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
to the town earlier this month to assess damage from the storm, which killed more than 20 people in the region. (Jun Hirata/Kyodo News via AP) less In this Sept. 1, 2016 photo, Shunsuke Mutai, Japan’s vice minister of reconstruction, visits... Read more
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BBC News
N Korea ready for another nuclear test, says Southtests this year, as well as several tests of powerful missiles. Both are banned
N Korea ready for another nuclear test, says South
BBC News / Posted 13 days ago
tests this year, as well as several tests of powerful missiles. Both are banned by existing sanctions. On Monday, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported that North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho had arrived in Beijing. China is North Korea's main... Read more
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PhysOrg
Season's first dolphins killed in annual Japan huntfinally caught them. I'm relieved," Yoshifumi Kai, a senior official of the loc
Season's first dolphins killed in annual Japan hunt
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
finally caught them. I'm relieved," Yoshifumi Kai, a senior official of the local fisheries association, told Kyodo News agency. Campaign group Dolphin Project, led by US animal rights activist Ric O'Barry, tweeted that about "12 to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Abe, Obama push for new sanctions on Pyongyang after nuclear testBarack Obama agreed Friday to push for new sanctions against North Korea after
Abe, Obama push for new sanctions on Pyongyang after nuclear test
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Barack Obama agreed Friday to push for new sanctions against North Korea after it tested a nuclear technology. The Kyodo news agency said the leaders held a prompt phone call overnight and agreed that more steps were needed to address North... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Unusual N. Korea seismic activity likely means 5th nuke testnuclear test site, a strong indication that Pyongyang had detonated its fifth a
Unusual N. Korea seismic activity likely means 5th nuke test
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
nuclear test site, a strong indication that Pyongyang had detonated its fifth atomic test explosion. (Yoshinobu Shimizu/Kyodo News via AP) less Japans Prime Minister Shinzo Abe answers a reporter's question following a report of a strong... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan’s weather agency detects artificial quake in DPRK, gov’t suspects nuke testof army troops and other rescuers on Saturday rushed to save scores of trapped
Japan’s weather agency detects artificial quake in DPRK, gov’t suspects nuke test
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
of army troops and other rescuers on Saturday rushed to save scores of trapped residents before weather turns bad. (Kyodo News via AP) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT In a hastily convened press conference, Japan’s top government spokesperson... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
South China Sea code eyedfirst half of next year, a draft statement said ahead of the meeting. Accordin
South China Sea code eyed
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
first half of next year, a draft statement said ahead of the meeting. According to the draft chairman’s statement, seen by Kyodo News, ASEAN leaders are expected to “welcome” China’s vision of completing “the implementation of the code of conduct’s... Read more
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asianage
Narendra Modi meets Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Laosthan six months. They had met on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit i
Narendra Modi meets Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Laos
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
than six months. They had met on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington in April. Earlier, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported that the two leaders are likely to discuss cooperation in the defence sector. Japan's maritime... Read more
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dna
PM Modi meets Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Laosthan six months. They had met on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit i
PM Modi meets Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Laos
dna / Posted 17 days ago
than six months. They had met on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington in April. Earlier, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported that the two leaders are likely to discuss cooperation in the defence sector. Japan's maritime... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
RCEP leaders to skip 2016 completion targetwill probably need another year to continue talks, experts have said. Asean De
RCEP leaders to skip 2016 completion target
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
will probably need another year to continue talks, experts have said. Asean Deputy Secretary General Lim Hong Hin told Kyodo News that "we are trying to find a compromise or middle ground" to meet the "different expectations" among members. He... Read more
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Japan Today
Japanese journalist's credit cards used since he went missing in Syria ‹ Japan Todaywas posted online in March indicating he could be a hostage of militants in Syr
Japanese journalist's credit cards used since he went missing in Syria ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 18 days ago
was posted online in March indicating he could be a hostage of militants in Syria. A Syrian man who uploaded the video told Kyodo News at the time that the video was received from a person representing Nusra Front. In May, a new image believed to... Read more
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Super Sport
Syrians stifle Korea, Japan back on trackweek. Genki Haraguchi (17th minute) and Takuma Asano (75th) got the goals. "Th
Syrians stifle Korea, Japan back on track
Super Sport / Posted 18 days ago
week. Genki Haraguchi (17th minute) and Takuma Asano (75th) got the goals. "This game was very difficult psychologically," Kyodo news quoted Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic as saying. "After our first match we were under so much pressure and we had... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Syrians stifle Korea, Japan back on trackweek. Genki Haraguchi (17th minute) and Takuma Asano (75th) got the goals. "Th
Syrians stifle Korea, Japan back on track
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
week. Genki Haraguchi (17th minute) and Takuma Asano (75th) got the goals. "This game was very difficult psychologically," Kyodo news quoted Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic as saying. "After our first match we were under so much pressure and we had... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Worker ground to death in recycling planthuman flesh mixed with waste on Monday after plant officials told police an emp
Worker ground to death in recycling plant
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
human flesh mixed with waste on Monday after plant officials told police an employee working near a conveyor was missing, Kyodo News and the Sankei Shimbun daily reported. Police suspect the 45-year-old worker, whose name was not released, became... Read more
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Rappler
Worker ground to death in Japanese recycling planthuman flesh mixed with waste on Monday after plant officials told police an emp
Worker ground to death in Japanese recycling plant
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
human flesh mixed with waste on Monday after plant officials told police an employee working near a conveyor was missing, Kyodo News and the Sankei Shimbun daily reported. Police suspect the 45-year-old worker, whose name was not released, became... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Worker ground to death in Japanese recycling planthuman flesh mixed with waste on Monday after plant officials told police an emp
Worker ground to death in Japanese recycling plant
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
human flesh mixed with waste on Monday after plant officials told police an employee working near a conveyor was missing, Kyodo News and the Sankei Shimbun daily reported. Police suspect the 45-year-old worker, whose name was not released, became... Read more
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Japan Today
Most courts taking steps to enhance safety of lay judges ‹ Japan Todaysuch judges involved in a gangster’s trial were approached by people associated
Most courts taking steps to enhance safety of lay judges ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 19 days ago
such judges involved in a gangster’s trial were approached by people associated with the defendant, a survey conducted by Kyodo News shows. Many safety steps have been introduced with the help of court workers, such as driving judges to nearby... Read more
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KERA North Texas
North Korea Fires 3 Missiles Into Sea During Final Day Of G-20 Summitmissile fired by North Korea also traveled about 620 miles, the longest-ever fl
North Korea Fires 3 Missiles Into Sea During Final Day Of G-20 Summit
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
missile fired by North Korea also traveled about 620 miles, the longest-ever flight distance by that missile. "Japan's Kyodo news agency said all three missiles Monday fell in Japan's exclusive economic zone in the Sea of Japan, which the... Read more
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asianage
China, Japan should 'put aside disruptions': Xi tells AbeXinhua said. For his part Abe said that Tokyo wanted to "manage difficult issu
China, Japan should 'put aside disruptions': Xi tells Abe
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Xinhua said. For his part Abe said that Tokyo wanted to "manage difficult issues" and promote win-win cooperation, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported. The relationship between the two powers -- the world's second- and third-largest economies -- is... Read more
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asianage
China, Japan should 'put aside disruptions' Xi tells AbeXinhua said. For his part Abe said that Tokyo wanted to "manage difficult issu
China, Japan should 'put aside disruptions' Xi tells Abe
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Xinhua said. For his part Abe said that Tokyo wanted to "manage difficult issues" and promote win-win cooperation, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported. The relationship between the two powers -- the world's second- and third-largest economies -- is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Xi tells Abe that China, Japan should 'put aside disruptions'Xinhua said. For his part Abe said that Tokyo wanted to "manage difficult issu
Xi tells Abe that China, Japan should 'put aside disruptions'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
Xinhua said. For his part Abe said that Tokyo wanted to "manage difficult issues" and promote win-win cooperation, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported. The relationship between the two powers - the world's second- and third-largest economies - is... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
North Korea Fires 3 Missiles Into Sea During Final Day Of G20 Summitmissile fired by North Korea also traveled about 620 miles, the longest-ever fl
North Korea Fires 3 Missiles Into Sea During Final Day Of G20 Summit
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
missile fired by North Korea also traveled about 620 miles, the longest-ever flight distance by that missile. "Japan's Kyodo news agency said all three missiles Monday fell in Japan's exclusive economic zone in the Sea of Japan, which the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Seoul says North Korea fires 3 ballistic missilesfired by North Korea also travelled about 1,000 kilometers, the longest-ever fl
Seoul says North Korea fires 3 ballistic missiles
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
fired by North Korea also travelled about 1,000 kilometers, the longest-ever flight distance by that missile. Japan’s Kyodo news agency said all three missiles Monday fell in Japan’s exclusive economic zone in the Sea of Japan, which the... Read more
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Super Sport
China pumped up for Iran testaway, but maybe become aware of the fact that they have to make more of an effo
China pumped up for Iran test
Super Sport / Posted 20 days ago
away, but maybe become aware of the fact that they have to make more of an effort," Honda said, according to Japan's Kyodo News. "I want to give them the opportunity to change their mindset. I have to pull the team forward when it needs... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Seoul says North Korea fires 3 ballistic missilesfired by North Korea also travelled about 1,000 kilometers, the longest-ever fl
Seoul says North Korea fires 3 ballistic missiles
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
fired by North Korea also travelled about 1,000 kilometers, the longest-ever flight distance by that missile. Japan's Kyodo news agency said all three missiles Monday fell in Japan's exclusive economic zone in the Sea of Japan, which the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Seoul says North Korea fires 3 ballistic missilesfired by North Korea also travelled about 1,000 kilometers, the longest-ever fl
Seoul says North Korea fires 3 ballistic missiles
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
fired by North Korea also travelled about 1,000 kilometers, the longest-ever flight distance by that missile. Japan's Kyodo news agency said all three missiles Monday fell in Japan's exclusive economic zone in the Sea of Japan, which the... Read more
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