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The Houma Courier
Houma veteran remembered for legacy of public serviceand attended LSU before being drafted. He fought with the 96th Infantry Divisio
Houma veteran remembered for legacy of public service
The Houma Courier / Posted 37 minutes ago
and attended LSU before being drafted. He fought with the 96th Infantry Division in the World War II battles of Leyte and Okinawa, where he was wounded. He was awarded the Purple Heart and three Bronze Stars. Upon coming home, Bourgeois worked in... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Houma veteran remembered for legacy of public serviceand attended LSU before being drafted. He fought with the 96th Infantry Divisio
Houma veteran remembered for legacy of public service
The Daily Comet / Posted 56 minutes ago
and attended LSU before being drafted. He fought with the 96th Infantry Division in the World War II battles of Leyte and Okinawa, where he was wounded. He was awarded the Purple Heart and three Bronze Stars. Upon coming home, Bourgeois worked in... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Memorial Day A Challenge For Couple Who Met In The Armyroommate from the color guard, Ryan Brehm, asked to escort Larry's body home. R
Memorial Day A Challenge For Couple Who Met In The Army
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 hours ago
roommate from the color guard, Ryan Brehm, asked to escort Larry's body home. Ryan Shea, Larry's, stationed in Okinawa, requested leave for the burial. When Larry's casket was brought from Bradley airport, Leesa and Ray asked the... Read more
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Japan Today
Broke & working on the road in Japan ‹ Japan Todaylots of money if you’re into taking lots of snaps while you’re on the road (and
Broke & working on the road in Japan ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 hours ago
lots of money if you’re into taking lots of snaps while you’re on the road (and the more remote, the better). Hokkaido, Okinawa and Hakata — here we come! Or to make it even easier, download an app like Twenty20. You can upload your... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Leeds ceremony celebrates service of fallen residentsI served almost 21 years in the United States Air Force, and most of my time ov
Leeds ceremony celebrates service of fallen residents
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 hours ago
I served almost 21 years in the United States Air Force, and most of my time overseas in the Pacific, Thailand, Formosa, Okinawa.” The patriotic service included the reading of the Gettysburg Address by a student attending the nearby Leeds... Read more
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The China Post
Flights to Japan surge 40 percent, says CAA, as ticket prices tumblescheduled to inaugurate its Taoyuan-Sendai route on June 29. On July 1, V Air
Flights to Japan surge 40 percent, says CAA, as ticket prices tumble
The China Post / Posted 8 hours ago
scheduled to inaugurate its Taoyuan-Sendai route on June 29. On July 1, V Air will fly its maiden flight from Taoyuan to Okinawa, while on Aug. 12, Tiger Air will open its flight from Taoyuan to Hokkaido, to be followed by budget Scoot Airlines... Read more
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Roll Call
The U.S. and Japan: An Alliance, Redefinedto the country and Tokyo covers a range of other costs, including utilities and
The U.S. and Japan: An Alliance, Redefined
Roll Call / Posted 13 hours ago
to the country and Tokyo covers a range of other costs, including utilities and the relocation of a major U.S. base on Okinawa. Under the current five-year package of host-nation support, Japan pays the United States roughly $1.6 billion... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Veteran researches othersschool," said Nelson of Braceville. Nelson said his father served in the Pacif
Veteran researches others
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
school," said Nelson of Braceville. Nelson said his father served in the Pacific Theater in the Mariana Islands, Okinawa and the Philippines. Following the war, he sailed on the New Orleans to evacuate allied prisoners of war in China and... Read more
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Japan Update
Scholars, peace activists call for closing bases on Okinawaand others in the United States have sent a letter to the U.S. government, call
Scholars, peace activists call for closing bases on Okinawa
Japan Update / Posted 19 hours ago
and others in the United States have sent a letter to the U.S. government, calling for closing American military bases on Okinawa and withdrawing American troops. The group also demanded the U.S. government to fully reveal the circumstances and... Read more
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Japan Update
Sailor pleads guilty of rape of tourist in MarchA U.S. Navy Sailor pleaded guilty to raping a Japanese woman on a visit to Okin
Sailor pleads guilty of rape of tourist in March
Japan Update / Posted 19 hours ago
A U.S. Navy Sailor pleaded guilty to raping a Japanese woman on a visit to Okinawa in a Naha hotel after he found her asleep in the hallway and took her to his hotel room in March, at the first hearing of his trial at Naha District Court,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Remembering those who must be rememberedHotel; son of Alice Starks, San Angelo; his widow in Midland. Pfc. James E. St
Remembering those who must be remembered
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 21 hours ago
Hotel; son of Alice Starks, San Angelo; his widow in Midland. Pfc. James E. Stehling, of Kerrville. Killed June 12 in Okinawa Other cards include Lt. William C. Pratt Jr. 24 and a son of W.C. Pratt of San Angelo. He was with a heavy tank... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Saudi Aramco lifted 2015 oil output to record in market spatthrough increasing sales of spot cargoes to its customers in Asia and Europe la
Saudi Aramco lifted 2015 oil output to record in market spat
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 hours ago
through increasing sales of spot cargoes to its customers in Asia and Europe last year from its storage facilities in Okinawa and Rotterdam, it said. The operation of new local refineries helped Saudi Aramco's exports of petroleum products to... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Memorial Day speaker to share Pearl Harbor insightstalk about his own Cold War experience from the 1960s, he would explain how, as
Memorial Day speaker to share Pearl Harbor insights
Statesboro Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
talk about his own Cold War experience from the 1960s, he would explain how, as a young Marine corporal, he was deployed to Okinawa, a Japanese island that had been occupied during World War II and is still home to U.S. bases. His almost 18-month... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Saudi Aramco lifted 2015 oil output to record in market spatthrough increasing sales of spot cargoes to its customers in Asia and Europe la
Saudi Aramco lifted 2015 oil output to record in market spat
The Houma Courier / Posted 23 hours ago
through increasing sales of spot cargoes to its customers in Asia and Europe last year from its storage facilities in Okinawa and Rotterdam, it said. The operation of new local refineries helped Saudi Aramco's exports of petroleum products to... Read more
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NBC Miami
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC Connecticut / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC New York
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC New York / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC Chicago
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC Washington
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC Washington / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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NBC San Diego
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
NBC San Diego / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Japan: Tranquil times in OkinawaHoliday isles are a world away from the mainland, writes Amelia Langford. The
Japan: Tranquil times in Okinawa
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Holiday isles are a world away from the mainland, writes Amelia Langford. The subtropical islands of Okinawa are officially part of Japan but it's almost like a different country. In fact, it used to be. Once known as the Ryukyu Kingdom, it was not... Read more
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Salon.com
The Defense Department is ruining America: Big budgets, militarization and the real story behind our Asia pivotJapanese premier spent all of it berating the president for a former Marine’s m
The Defense Department is ruining America: Big budgets, militarization and the real story behind our Asia pivot
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Japanese premier spent all of it berating the president for a former Marine’s murder (yet another) of a Japanese woman in Okinawa shortly before Obama’s arrival. Highly embarrassing, of course. Abe could not care less about the sentiments of... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Retirement, insurance on agenda for financial planners"There's a law of diminishing returns on leisure — it's the rarity of it that m
Retirement, insurance on agenda for financial planners
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
"There's a law of diminishing returns on leisure — it's the rarity of it that makes it fun." On the Japanese island of Okinawa, a place where seniors tend to age well and longevity is high, there's no word for retirement, Anthony said. "It's... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. military restricts troops in Japan after ex-Marine accused of murderTOKYO -- The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base al
U.S. military restricts troops in Japan after ex-Marine accused of murder
CTV News / Posted yesterday
TOKYO -- The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said... Read more
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NBC News
U.S. Forces in Okinawa Hold Month of Mourning for Murdered Japanese Woman— The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its ba
U.S. Forces in Okinawa Hold Month of Mourning for Murdered Japanese Woman
NBC News / Posted yesterday
— The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, where the killing of a woman has reignited resentment of the heavy U.S. military presence in the region. A... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area students reaching out to thank veterans this Memorial DayWarriors Battalion East at Camp Lejeune.For Christmas, students at Jacksonville
Area students reaching out to thank veterans this Memorial Day
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
Warriors Battalion East at Camp Lejeune.For Christmas, students at Jacksonville Commons Middle sent their pillowcases to Okinawa, Japan. The pillowcases by the Hunters Creek students are being mailed out this weekend in conjunction with Memorial... Read more
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FOX News
US military in Japan agrees to restrict troops' movements after Okinawa murderTOKYO – The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alc
US military in Japan agrees to restrict troops' movements after Okinawa murder
FOX News / Posted yesterday
TOKYO – The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said... Read more
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dna
Japan: US military restricts troops after murder in OkinawaThe US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consu
Japan: US military restricts troops after murder in Okinawa
dna / Posted yesterday
The US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said on Saturday... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
US military imposes restrictions on Okinawa troops after murderThe US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consu
US military imposes restrictions on Okinawa troops after murder
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
The US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said on Saturday... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Robert J. Weeksto May 3, 1946, and fought in the Pacific Island Campaign, including the libera
Robert J. Weeks
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
to May 3, 1946, and fought in the Pacific Island Campaign, including the liberation of the Philippines, the invasion of Okinawa, and the Japanese surrender. He had worked for Westinghouse Elevator Corp. Bob is survived by three sons, Robert, of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
US forces in Okinawa under curfew after suspected murdertheir fists as they shout slogans to protest against the US military presence i
US forces in Okinawa under curfew after suspected murder
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
their fists as they shout slogans to protest against the US military presence in front of the US Kadena Air Base in Cyatan, Okinawa prefecture, on May 21, 2016. AFP File Photo TOKYO: US forces in Okinawa are to be put under night-time curfew for a... Read more
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Rappler
US forces in Okinawa under curfew after suspected murderUS FORCES. Protesters shot slogans before US Kadena Air Base in Kadena, Okinawa
US forces in Okinawa under curfew after suspected murder
Rappler / Posted yesterday
US FORCES. Protesters shot slogans before US Kadena Air Base in Kadena, Okinawa, southwestern Japan, 20 May 2016, after an American employed at the US Air Force base admitted having killed a young Okinawan woman. Hitoshi Maeshiro/EPA TOKYO, Japan –... Read more
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Japan Today
U.S. military says restrictions are to respect Okinawan murder victim's family ‹ Japan TodayThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
U.S. military says restrictions are to respect Okinawan murder victim's family ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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ABC News
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in OkinawaThe U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol con
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa
ABC News / Posted yesterday
The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday... Read more
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asianage
US forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese womanThe US military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases
US forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese woman
asianage / Posted yesterday
The US military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, where the killing of a woman has reignited resentment of the heavy US military presence in the region. A... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US forces in Okinawa under curfew after suspected murder by former marine US forces in Okinawa are to be put under night-time curfew for a month follow
US forces in Okinawa under curfew after suspected murder by former marine
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
US forces in Okinawa are to be put under night-time curfew for a month following the suspected rape and murder of a woman by a former US marine, officials say. Key... Read more
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iafrica.com
US forces on curfew after suspected murderUS forces in Okinawa are to be put under night-time curfew for a month followin
US forces on curfew after suspected murder
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
US forces in Okinawa are to be put under night-time curfew for a month following the suspected rape and murder of a woman by a former US marine, officials said. The announcement, part of a one-month "period of unity and mourning" comes after US... Read more
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The Hindu
U.S. forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese womanU.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases on
U.S. forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese woman
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, where the killing of a woman has reignited resentment of the heavy U.S. military presence in the region. A... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese womanTOKYO: The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at i
US forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese woman
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
TOKYO: The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, where the killing of a woman has reignited resentment of the heavy U.S. military presence in the region. A... Read more
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The Star
U.S. forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese woman- The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its ba
U.S. forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese woman
The Star / Posted yesterday
- The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, where the killing of a woman has reignited resentment of the heavy U.S. military presence in the region. A... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese woman- The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its ba
U.S. forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese woman
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
- The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, where the killing of a woman has reignited resentment of the heavy U.S. military presence in the region. A... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese womanTOKYO The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at it
U.S. forces in Okinawa hold month of mourning for murdered Japanese woman
Reuters / Posted yesterday
TOKYO The U.S. military on Saturday announced a 30-day period of mourning at its bases on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, where the killing of a woman has reignited resentment of the heavy U.S. military presence in the region. A 32-year-old... Read more
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Herald Sun
US army low key in Japan after murderThe US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consu
US army low key in Japan after murder
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
The US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after a former marine was arrested on suspicion of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said on Saturday... Read more
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Weekly Times
US army low key in Japan after murderThe US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consu
US army low key in Japan after murder
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
The US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after a former marine was arrested on suspicion of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said on Saturday... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US army low key in Japan after murderThe US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consu
US army low key in Japan after murder
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
The US military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after a former marine was arrested on suspicion of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said on Saturday... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
US military restricts troops after murder in OkinawaForce, offers silent prayers for a woman who was killed on the southern Japanes
US military restricts troops after murder in Okinawa
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted yesterday
Force, offers silent prayers for a woman who was killed on the southern Japanese island, at the USMC Camp Foster in Okinawa, Japan. The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after a... Read more
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