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Gen. Keane: North Korea missile crisis is 'Made in China'

Gen. Keane: North Korea missile crisis is 'Made in China'

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Sports reporter fired for 'racist' tweet for Indy 500

Sports reporter fired for 'racist' tweet for Indy 500

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Trump prepares international coalition to address North Korea

Trump prepares international coalition to address North Korea

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Trump holds his cards close to his vest about hacking North Korea

Trump holds his cards close to his vest about hacking North Korea

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Trump surprises progressives and North Korea with coal sales to China

Trump surprises progressives and North Korea with coal sales to China

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What Tillerson's 23 words about North Korea really mean

What Tillerson's 23 words about North Korea really mean

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Japan offers golf and $450B investment to Trump

Japan offers golf and $450B investment to Trump

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Archaeologists find history-changing links to Rome in Japan

Archaeologists find history-changing links to Rome in Japan

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Surprise visit to Pearl Harbor fuels serious speculation

Surprise visit to Pearl Harbor fuels serious speculation

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Beware of Obama's 'moral revolution'

Beware of Obama's 'moral revolution'

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Obama's expedience and eloquence at Hiroshima

Obama's expedience and eloquence at Hiroshima

Obama's speech at Hiroshima was an oratorial gem... in which he said nothing and gave nothing away.

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Obama shuts down reporter on Hillary's emails

Obama shuts down reporter on Hillary's emails

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Obama agrees US Marine to face Japanese justice

Obama agrees US Marine to face Japanese justice

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Obama's pivot to Asia comes with China's encroachment in South China Sea

Obama's pivot to Asia comes with China's encroachment in South China Sea

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Some foreign leaders change their tune about Trump

Some foreign leaders change their tune about Trump

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The high stakes facing the U.S. in the South China Sea

The high stakes facing the U.S. in the South China Sea

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Obama on the spot following hydrogen bomb test in North Korea

Obama on the spot following hydrogen bomb test in North Korea

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Murder: a Peruvian's family business

Murder: a Peruvian's family business

A murderous rampage has stirred up controversy in two widely disparate countries.

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What China's currency devaluation means for the world

What China's currency devaluation means for the world

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China denounces first US/Japan exercises in Philippines

China denounces first US/Japan exercises in Philippines

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The morality of the atomic bombs at Hiroshima and Nagasaki

The morality of the atomic bombs at Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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China's provocations in South China Sea will 'worsen,' says Japan

China's provocations in South China Sea will 'worsen,' says Japan

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Japan's revival: the sun rises in the East

Japan's revival: the sun rises in the East

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Japanese bullet train in Texas in seven years

Japanese bullet train in Texas in seven years

Private company plans to build high-speed rail line between Houston and Dallas, America's fourth and fifth largest cities.

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China surveilled US bombers in disputed airspace

China surveilled US bombers in disputed airspace

Chinese defense minister: China has the capacity to exercise full control of its airspace.

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North Korea fires a missle into Obama's State of the Union

North Korea fires a missle into Obama's State of the Union

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Ivan Thunder: World War, Iwo Jima and the way we were

Ivan Thunder: World War, Iwo Jima and the way we were

A marvelous memoir by Ivan Thunder recounts how it really was on the sand of Iwo Jima, a tiny island drenched in the blood of Americans and Japanese fighting for supremacy during the Second World War.

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Japan Without Nuclear Power As Last Reactor Shut Down

Japan is without nuclear power as the last of its working reactors has been switched off for routine maintenance checks.

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Japan: The rise to power Ichiro Ozawa: the "shadow shogun".

A man of undoubted political skills, a history within the Liberal Democrats and as Foreign Minister in the Nakasone government, he later reached leadership of Democratic Party. He left the Party because of trial, but could re-enter. His goal is to become Prime Minister.

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Asia is ga-ga for Lady Gaga

Asia is ga-ga for Lady Gaga

Protests against Lady Gaga have emerged in Korea, Indonesia, and the Philippines. Nonetheless, she is welcomed in Japan, Australia, and elsewhere on her Asian tour 'Born this way'.

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Japan: Great Britain: Noda and Cameron meet, talk defence

The two leaders met on Tuesday and Wednesday in Tokyo. Defence was at the centre of their talks. Great Britain will be only the second country after the United States to cooperate with Japan on weapons development. Cameron calls on Japan to agree to an EU-Japan free trade agreement.

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Japan To Issue Visas To World Uyghur Congress Participants

Japan says it will go ahead and issue entry visas to those attending the World Uyghur Congress next month.

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Japan Carries Out First Executions Since 2010

Justice Minister Toshio Ogawa said Japan has carried out three executions.

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Japan: Only one reactor in operation in Japan

The Kashiwazaki-Kariwa power station in Niiagata prefecture has been taken offline. For the time being, the country appears to be ready to give up on nuclear energy after the Fukushima disaster in March 2011. There are now fears for industrial production and summer energy supplies.

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Japan: North Korea: Tokyo prepares a defence system, in response to North Korean missile

The Japanese defence minister ordered the preparation of a "missile defense system", which will be located near the island of Okinawa. The international community is concerned about the escalation of tension. Ban Ki-moon: a launch could discourage international donors and stop humanitarian aid to ...

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Demographic doom and gloom

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Japan Had Meltdown Warning Hours After Tsunami Struck

Japan is preparing to mark the first anniversary of the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami that devastated the country's northeast coast as newly released government papers show the cabinet was warned of the possibility of a meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear power plant.

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Japan: One year on from the "great earthquake" that shook Japan

It was the most powerful earthquake in the history of the country. The energy released is 600 million times that of the Hiroshima bomb. Apocalyptic figures of dead, missing and destruction. The problem of waste disposal persists: everyone fears contamination by nuclear waste. Parliament and public ...

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Japan: South Korea: Young Koreans and Japanese "united in Christ" in the face of earthquakes and tsunamis

The auxiliary bishop of Osaka was delighted to welcome a group of young South Koreans, sent by their church to the Land of the Rising Sun in the exchange program between the two communities: "God wants us to rediscover unity, the gift that we are losing because of an increasingly competitive world. ...

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Japan: A Christian movie against the idolatry of secular and statist Japan

The film is a provocation to the Rising Sun: he deals with the "imperial system" in place before the Second World War, faith and affirms the right to challenge the "deification" of the State and the flag.

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Japan 'Yet To Decide' On Iran Sanctions

Japan's prime minister says Tokyo has yet to decide whether it will reduce oil imports from Iran in line with U.S. sanctions.

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Song of Nagasaki: book review

Song of Nagasaki: book review

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Martin Scorsese, lapsed Catholic, to bring a missionary's story to the movies

Martin Scorsese, lapsed Catholic, to bring a missionary's story to the movies

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Japan:   17 years after Tokyo subway massacre, Japanís most wanted man hands himself in

Japan: 17 years after Tokyo subway massacre, Japanís most wanted man hands himself in

Makoto Hirata, a member of the apocalyptic sect Aum Shinrikyo, launched nerve gas into the capitalís subway in March 1995. 13 cult members still on death row waiting to be hanged. Hirata says he ďwants to close with the past."

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Japan's tsunami debris heads towards North America

Japan's tsunami debris heads towards North America

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Shock the monkey! Japan uses primates as radiation detectors

Shock the monkey! Japan uses primates as radiation detectors

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Japan Says Fukushima Reactors Now Stable

Japan formally announced that it has regained full control over the leaking reactors at its Fukushima nuclear plant, signaling that the crisis there is over.

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Japan jolted by radioactive infant formula

Japan jolted by radioactive infant formula

Meiji is voluntarily pulling its Meiji Step infant formula as a precaution.

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