Vietnamese families of Japanese soldiers share their stories

Vietnamese families of Japanese soldiers share their stories

Vietnamese wives and children of Japanese soldiers visit Japan and tell their stories to press in Tokyo.

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US military resumes CH-53E chopper flights

US military resumes CH-53E chopper flights

The US military resumes CH-53E helicopter flights amid opposition in Okinawa.

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Mother of N.Korea abduction victim seeks Trump's cooperation

Mother of N.Korea abduction victim seeks Trump's cooperation

A Japanese woman whose daughter was abducted by North Korea 40 years ago wants US President Donald Trump's help getting...

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US seeks FTA with Japan

US seeks FTA with Japan

The US shows strong interest in a bilateral free trade deal during the second round of the Japan-US Economic Dialogue he...

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Japan asks US military to stop flare drills over residential areas

Japan asks US military to stop flare drills over residential areas

Japan's Defense Ministry asks the US military to refrain from conducting flare drill flights above residential areas.

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Kobe steel CEO apologizes for data falsification

Kobe steel CEO apologizes for data falsification

Kobe steel CEO Hiroya Kawasaki apologizes for falsifying data and says that data for core steel products were also alter...

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Trump to meet parents of woman abducted by N.Korea

Trump to meet parents of woman abducted by N.Korea

US President Donald Trump will reportedly meet the parents of a Japanese woman abducted by North Korea.

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Court orders govt to pay damages in US base noise lawsuit

Court orders govt to pay damages in US base noise lawsuit

A Japanese court orders the government to pay more than $5.4m in a noise pollution lawsuit over the US Yokota air base i...

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Princess Mako visits Ehime for sports event

Princess Mako visits Ehime for sports event

Princess Mako visits Ehime Prefecture for a national sports festival, taking in a town famous for towels and a small, en...

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Party of Hope vows to freeze consumption tax

Party of Hope vows to freeze consumption tax

The Party of Hope releases its political platform, pledging to freeze the consumption tax and phase out nuclear power.

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