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Boulder Daily Camera
Psychedelic Shine takes a trip to the skies in Boulderwith them would, in my opinion, the most profound discovery in the history of m
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
with them would, in my opinion, the most profound discovery in the history of mankind." Gallimore, based in Japan at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, explained that the world we experience — whether it's waking life, dreaming or... Read more
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Reuters
Taiwan says Chinese aircraft flew near island in military exercisesimilar military exercise last week, China flew six warplanes over the Miyako S
Reuters / Posted yesterday
similar military exercise last week, China flew six warplanes over the Miyako Strait between Japan's islands of Miyako and Okinawa to the northeast of Taiwan, which Taiwan's defense ministry said it had also monitored. Such exercises were legal... Read more
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NZCity
Donald Trump the only hope for deported veterans who want to return to USnot from here," he says. He traces the beginning of his downfall back to when
NZCity / Posted yesterday
not from here," he says. He traces the beginning of his downfall back to when he was an 18-year-old soldier stationed in Okinawa, Japan. His fiancee was killed in a drive-by shooting back home in California and he wasn't allowed to go back for... Read more
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Japan Update
Visitors to “Hacksaw Ridge” in Urasoe increaseA spot named “Maeda Kochi” in Urasoe City is a place where a fierce battle was
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
A spot named “Maeda Kochi” in Urasoe City is a place where a fierce battle was fought during the Battle of Okinawa. It’s also the setting for the famous American war movie “Hacksaw Ridge.” Since the release of the movie in theaters, an increasing... Read more
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Japan Update
Sex with juvenile nets police officer dishonorable dischargeThe Okinawa Police Inspection Department has punished a police officer statione
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
The Okinawa Police Inspection Department has punished a police officer stationed at Itoman City Police Station with a dishonorable discharge for having sex with an underage girl. The department decided to dismiss 26-year-old police officer Rikito... Read more
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Japan Update
Over half of Okinawa companies complain of worker shortageAccording to a survey by the Okinawa Committee of the Associations of Small-and
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
According to a survey by the Okinawa Committee of the Associations of Small-and-Medium-Size Enterprises, over half said that they can’t find enough qualified workers. The survey was conducted between Apr. 7 and 21, and it was sent to 1,106... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
After 72 years, Seattle veteran reunited with man he saved in World War IIinto the deck of their Essex-class aircraft carrier USS Bunker Hill while it wa
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
into the deck of their Essex-class aircraft carrier USS Bunker Hill while it was supporting the U.S. Marine invasion of Okinawa. We have their story, including surprise reunion 72 years in the making. WGN’s Steve Sanders introduces us to the... Read more
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Philly.com
George H. Becker, 72, elevator repairman who loved clockshis wife said. Mr. Becker served in the Army from 1965 to 1967. Trained as a r
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
his wife said. Mr. Becker served in the Army from 1965 to 1967. Trained as a rifle sharpshooter, he was stationed in Okinawa before being honorably discharged with the rank of Army specialist, a step between private and corporal. After his... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Navy punishes sailor who hid on shipShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for a week prompting massive searchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a massive search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Navy charges sailor who hid on ship for a week with abandoning watch, dereliction of dutythe U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet told ABC News. Mims, 23, disappeared on June 8 while
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 3 days ago
the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet told ABC News. Mims, 23, disappeared on June 8 while the Shiloh was operating 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. The U.S. Navy, Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force and Japanese Coast Guard then spent over 50 hours and... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Navy charges sailor who hid on ship for a week with abandoning watch, dereliction of dutythe U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet told ABC News. Mims, 23, disappeared on June 8 while
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet told ABC News. Mims, 23, disappeared on June 8 while the Shiloh was operating 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. The U.S. Navy, Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force and Japanese Coast Guard then spent over 50 hours and... Read more
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express
The KEY to living longer: Ditching chips for THIS similar dish may help you reach old ageeat it in porridge for breakfast, and in stir-fries and soup for lunch and dinn
express / Posted 3 days ago
eat it in porridge for breakfast, and in stir-fries and soup for lunch and dinner. Additionally, previous research on Okinawa, a Japanese island with a high number of centenarians, found that their high sweet potato was also likely to be key... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for abandoning watchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for abandoning watchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for abandoning watchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for abandoning watchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for abandoning watchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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KIVI Boise
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for abandoning watchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for abandoning watchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
US Navy punishes sailor who hid on ship for abandoning watchShiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conduc
KGTV San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Shiloh, was believed to have gone missing on June 8 while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square miles of... Read more
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Scotsman
Tunnock’s says union flag row ‘down to geography’logs, wafers, teacakes and snowballs, currently has a masive 40ft shipping cont
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
logs, wafers, teacakes and snowballs, currently has a masive 40ft shipping container of its wafer creams on its way to Okinawa, due to arrive in September. Further shipments are planned to leave in September and December. Mr Burnett said... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
US Navy charges sailor who hid on ship with abandoning watchUS Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conduc
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
US Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a massive search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US Navy charges sailor who hid on ship with abandoning watchUS Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conduc
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
US Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a massive search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
US Navy charges sailor who hid on ship with abandoning watchUS Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conduc
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
US Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a massive search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
US Navy charges sailor who hid on ship with abandoning watchUS Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conduc
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
US Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a massive search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
US Navy charges sailor who hid on ship with abandoning watchUS Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conduc
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
US Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a massive search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square... Read more
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News 8000
US Navy charges sailor who hid on ship with abandoning watchUS Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conduc
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
US Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a massive search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US Navy charges sailor who hid on ship with abandoning watchUS Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conduc
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
US Navy said Tuesday. Mims went missing on June 8, while the Shiloh was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. His disappearance prompted a massive search involving both American and Japanese ships scouring 5,500 square... Read more
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ABC News
Sailor who hid on ship charged with abandoning watch, dereliction of dutythe U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet told ABC News. Mims, 23, disappeared on June 8 while
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet told ABC News. Mims, 23, disappeared on June 8 while the Shiloh was operating 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. The U.S. Navy, Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force and Japanese Coast Guard then spent over 50 hours and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Navy sailor found hiding on ship after week-long disappearance could face discharge3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh as the vessel was 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. Mims admitted last week during an admiral’s mast that his disappearance was “intentional, and that he took... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Navy sailor found hiding on ship after week-long disappearance could face discharge3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh as the vessel was 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. Mims admitted last week during an admiral’s mast that his disappearance was “intentional, and that he took... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Navy sailor found hiding on ship after week-long disappearance could face discharge3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh as the vessel was 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. Mims admitted last week during an admiral’s mast that his disappearance was “intentional, and that he took... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Navy sailor found hiding on ship after week-long disappearance could face discharge3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh as the vessel was 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. Mims admitted last week during an admiral’s mast that his disappearance was “intentional, and that he took... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Crosstalk: A peek behind the curtaina Bronze Star for valor, and then ended up casually mentioning several war zone
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
a Bronze Star for valor, and then ended up casually mentioning several war zones. Finally, I said, “Everett, were you in Okinawa, too?” and he replied, “Well, yes, I was a little late getting there because I had pneumonia but I was.” Turned out... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Navy sailor found hiding on ship after week-long disappearance could face discharge3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh as the vessel was 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. Mims admitted last week during an admiral’s mast that his disappearance was “intentional, and that he took... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Navy sailor found hiding on ship after week-long disappearance could face discharge3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
3rd Class Peter Mims, 23, appeared to have vanished June 8 from the USS Shiloh as the vessel was 180 miles east of Okinawa, Japan. Mims admitted last week during an admiral’s mast that his disappearance was “intentional, and that he took... Read more
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CBS News
Sailor punished after mysterious disappearance sparks massive searchfrom the USS Shiloh, a guided-missile cruiser, on June 8 while the ship was con
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
from the USS Shiloh, a guided-missile cruiser, on June 8 while the ship was conducting routine operations 180 miles east of Okinawa. He was presumed overboard. The Japanese navy and coast guard joined the U.S. in searching the Philippine Sea for... Read more
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express
Nuclear shelter sales SURGE in Japan as fears grow over North Korea Sarin gas threatthe 995-miles between the North Korean launch site and a US military facility b
express / Posted 4 days ago
the 995-miles between the North Korean launch site and a US military facility based on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa. GETTYThe Hwasong-14 missile was successfully launched by North Korea earlier this month Yoshihiko Kurotori, a... Read more
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FOX News
'Missing' US Navy sailor found hiding in ship's engine room charged with dereliction of duty7th Fleet spokesman Lt. Paul Newell told Stars and Stripes. Mims, 23, was repo
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
7th Fleet spokesman Lt. Paul Newell told Stars and Stripes. Mims, 23, was reported missing June 8 while the ship was near Okinawa, Japan, sparking a wide ocean search. He was thought to have gone overboard. MISSING NAVY SAILOR FOUND IN SHIP'S... Read more
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The Manila Times
World’s northernmost coral reef in Japan bleachedHiroya Yamano’s research team observed the area last December. There was large-
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
Hiroya Yamano’s research team observed the area last December. There was large-scale coral bleaching in Japan’s subtropical Okinawan chain of islands last summer, said Yamano, director of the Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem Studies at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
World's northernmost coral reef in Japan bleachedYamano's research team observed the area last December. There was large-scale
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Yamano's research team observed the area last December. There was large-scale coral bleaching in Japan's subtropical Okinawan chain of islands last summer, said Yamano, director of the Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem Studies at... Read more
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The Star
World's northernmost coral reef in Japan bleachedYamano's research team observed the area last December. There was large-scale
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Yamano's research team observed the area last December. There was large-scale coral bleaching in Japan's subtropical Okinawan chain of islands last summer, said Yamano, director of the Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem Studies at... Read more
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Japan Update
Konan High School earns spot in KoshienKonan High School baseball team won a spot to represent Okinawa at the 99th ann
Japan Update / Posted 4 days ago
Konan High School baseball team won a spot to represent Okinawa at the 99th annual Japan National High School Baseball Tournament at Koshien Stadium in Hyogo Prefecture starting Aug. 7th. In the final game of the Okinawa tournament Sunday at Okinawa... Read more
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The North West Star
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look likeDivision made up of American and Korean troops – including US special operation
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
Division made up of American and Korean troops – including US special operations forces – backed up quickly by Marines from Okinawa. The Lowy's Graham says that some kind of repeat of the 1950s Korean War is unlikely. A report last year from the... Read more
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cmt.com
Joe Walsh Enlists Zac Brown Band, Keith Urban for VetsAid Concertfor the first U.S. operational jet-powered aircraft, the Lockheed F-80 Shooting
cmt.com / Posted 5 days ago
for the first U.S. operational jet-powered aircraft, the Lockheed F-80 Shooting Star, died while on active duty in Okinawa. Walsh established VetsAid to directly support a variety of established and tested veterans-based charities with a... Read more
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The Courier
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look likeDivision made up of American and Korean troops – including US special operation
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Division made up of American and Korean troops – including US special operations forces – backed up quickly by Marines from Okinawa. The Lowy's Graham says that some kind of repeat of the 1950s Korean War is unlikely. A report last year from the... Read more
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Scotsman
Tunnock’s rebrands as British in bid to win over Japanlogs, wavers, teacakes and snowballs, currently has a masive 40ft shipping cont
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
logs, wavers, teacakes and snowballs, currently has a masive 40ft shipping container of its waver creams on its way to Okinawa, due to arrive in September, with further shipments planned for September and December. However, the company’s... Read more
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Daily Star
China deploys NUCLEAR BOMBERS over islands in major WW3 tauntStraight in the last few days and sparked outrage in Japan. But the territory
Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
Straight in the last few days and sparked outrage in Japan. But the territory sits right between the Sakishima islands and Okinawa, which links to the Japanese mainland. The Channel is also of huge importance in terms of global trade with world... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
‘Get used to it,’ China warnsCHINA this weekend sent a flight of six nuclear-capable bombers over disputed i
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
CHINA this weekend sent a flight of six nuclear-capable bombers over disputed islands near Okinawa, warning Japan such stand-offs will become ‘the new norm’. Beijing announced at the weekend that its H6K bombers had flown “several” long-range drills... Read more
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