Tokyo urges caution for Japanese travelers to South Korea | Daily Mail Online

TOKYO, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Tokyo issued a travel advisory to Japanese citizens visiting South Korea, ahead of crucial anniversaries this week, urging them...

Japan braces for tropical storm Krosa in peak holiday... | Daily Mail Online

JAPAN, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Japan braced on Tuesday for a tropical storm set to dump heavy rains on western parts of the country, threatening to snarl road,...

Opinion | Where the Cold War Never Ended - The New York Times

Japan and South Korea stir up an old, odd rivalry.

South Korea to take Japan off trusted export list - BBC News

The tit-for-tat move deepens the rift between the nations, inflamed by a row over wartime compensation.

Trump says to talk trade with Japanese leader Abe at G20 | Daily Mail Online

OSAKA, Japan, June 28 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he will discuss trade with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at their talks...

U.S. Versus China: A New Era of Great Power Competition, but Without Boundaries - The New York Times

Under President Trump, national security concerns over China’s rise have bled into trade and economic policy, and some officials see a long ideological struggle unfolding.

Donald Trump praises G20 allies - after bashing Japan, Germany, India

Trump criticized India for imposing tariffs on U.S. products, and again complained that Japan and Germany were not contributing enough to mutual defense treaties.<a href="

'Midway': Exclusive first trailer for Roland Emmerich's WWII film

Director Roland Emmerich revisits the dive-bombing heroes of World War II with his epic "Midway," starring Ed Skrein, Mandy Moore and Woody Harrelson.<a href="" title="

US Colonel buries his soldier son in heartbreaking WWII colourized images | Daily Mail Online

US Marine Colonel Francis Fenton is pictured conducting the funeral of his son Private First Class Mike Fenton, near Shuri, Okinawa, in May 1945 in a collection of colorized Second World War photos.

Heading to G20, Trump Once Again Assails America’s Friends - The New York Times

President Trump complained that Japan would sit back if the United States were attacked and watch “on a Sony television.” He also assailed Germany and India.

Japan's blunt warning: Don't lead Britain out of EU without a deal | Politics | The Guardian

Foreign minister suggests companies operating in UK would relocate post-BrexitJapan’s foreign minister Taro Kono has pleaded with both Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt not to lead the UK out of the EU without a deal when one of the becomes prime minister.In an unusually blunt warning K

The Latest: Japan says Trump criticism of pact... | Daily Mail Online

OSAKA, Japan (AP) - The Latest on the meeting of leaders of the Group of 20 major economies (all times local):4:35 p.m.Japan's top government spokesman is...

Brexit: Japanese foreign minister warns against no-deal - BBC News

Taro Kono says Japanese firms in the UK would be threatened by a no-deal Brexit.

Trump heads to the G-20, and Japan braces for impact - The Washington Post

Trump will dominate the summit, no matter what's on the agenda.

Chinese President Xi Jinping to make first official visit to North Korea - CNN

Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in North Korea on Thursday for a two-day state visit, his first official trip to the country since he came to power in 2012. <img src="http://feeds.fe

Japan protests Chinese activity near disputed islands | Daily Mail Online

TOKYO (AP) - Japan is protesting what is says was an unauthorized Chinese maritime survey within its economic waters near disputed East China Sea...

Japan protests Chinese activity near disputed islands | Fox News

Japan is protesting what is says was an unauthorized Chinese maritime survey within its economic waters near disputed East China Sea islands.

Carlos Ghosn's wife urges Trump to support her husband | Business | The Guardian

Carole Ghosn says she wants US president to talk to Japan’s Shinzo Abe about a fair trial for the former Nissan bossThe wife of former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn has appealed to Donald Trump for help and rejected suggestions that she was implicated in her husband’s alleged financial crimes.<

Japan to name Yoshiki Takeuchi as top currency diplomat... | Daily Mail Online

TOKYO, June 17 (Reuters) - Japan's government is set to tap Yoshiki Takeuchi as vice finance minister for international affairs, its top foreign exchange...

Japan protests Chinese activity near disputed islands - The Washington Post

Japan has protested to China over its unauthorized maritime survey within the Japanese exclusive economic waters near disputed East China Sea islands amid China’s increased activity in the area

Palau changes ocean sanctuary plan to allow Japan fishing | Daily Mail Online

The Pacific nation of Palau has amended plans to create a huge marine reserve so Japanese trawlers still have partial access to its waters.Fish stocks are...

Iran Blames U.S. for 'Suspicious' Gulf of Oman Tanker Attacks

Covert U.S. forces could be driving the "suspicious" tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman to pile pressure on Tehran, Iran's parliament speaker hinted Sunday.

Iran hints US could be behind 'suspicious' tanker attacks | Daily Mail Online

Iran's parliament speaker hinted Sunday that Washington could be behind the "suspicious" tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman to pile pressure on Tehran,...

India Raises Tariffs, Escalating Trade Fight With Trump - The New York Times

The new tariffs on 28 categories of American goods are more symbolic than painful, covering items like almonds, apples and finished metal products.

Judith Miller and William Tobey: To protect against Iranian attacks, US should be ready to escort oil tankers | Fox News

In light of the most recent attacks on civilian oil tankers in international waters in the Gulf of Oman, the Trump administration must now be prepared to escort tankers transiting the Strait of Hormuz to protect oil shipments in that vital passageway.

Today in History, June 15 | Daily Mail Online

HIGHLIGHTS IN HISTORY ON THIS DATE1167 - The city of Copenhagen's official birthday, marking a dated document mentioning the city for the first time.1215 -...

Middle East attack jolts oil-import dependent Asia | Daily Mail Online

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The blasts detonated far from the bustling megacities of Asia, but the attack this week on two tankers in the strategic Strait of...

Middle East attack jolts oil-import dependent Asia - ABC News

The blasts detonated far from the bustling megacities of Asia, but the attack this week on two tankers in the strategic Strait of Hormuz hits at the heart of this region's oil-import-dependent economies

Tanker attack to be discussed at G20 ministerial... | Daily Mail Online

TOKYO, June 14 (Reuters) - Japan's industry minister, Hiroshige Seko, said on Friday an attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman this week will be...

New law in Japan makes it illegal to fly a drone while drunk | Daily Mail Online

Driving a drone while drunk is now illegal in Japan. This week, Japan's parliament passed new rules outlawing the practice, as it works to control dangerous operation of UAVs.

U.S. Senate confirms ex-Air Force General Stilwell as... | Daily Mail Online

WASHINGTON, June 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed former Air Force General David Stilwell to be the State Department's top diplomat for...

Could Japan be Trump's next trade war victim?

Despite Japan’s apparent warm relationship with Trump, he still wants to show voters that he is aggressively renegotiating all trade agreements.

Gen. Keane: Suspected attack on oil tankers intended to ‘put pressure’ on US to ‘ease off’ Iran sanctions | Fox News

Retired four-star general Jack Keane said Thursday two oil tankers were damaged in a suspected attack in the Gulf of Oman off the coast of Iran because Iranians want the United States to "ease off" on sanctions imposed on the country. <img src="

Tankers attack latest: Iran or forces under its influence behind attack in Gulf of Oman, US official says - The Washington Post

The head of the Arab League is urging the U.N. Security Council to take action against those responsible for the recent targeting of oil tankers in the Arabian Gulf and attacks against Saudi Arabia, which he called ‘dangerous’

Japanese prime minister and Trump ally Shinzo Abe visits Tehran to help ease US-Iran tensions | Fox News

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe landed in Iran on Wednesday in a bid to ease tensions between Washington and Tehran, just hours after Iran-backed rebels in Yemen fired a missile at Saudi airport.

Can guerrilla picnics end Tokyo's 50-year war on public space? | Cities | The Guardian

In 1969 Japan had its own ‘Occupy Tokyo’ moment – then the police cracked down. Now a new generation is fighting to bring public space back to the capitalIt’s 3:30pm and a dozen Tokyoites are sitting in the middle of the asphalt road, on a street in the famously crowded entertainment distr

Japan's Abe in Tehran mission to ease Iran-US tensions | Daily Mail Online

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected in Tehran on Wednesday for a rare diplomatic mission, hoping to ease tensions between the Islamic republic and...

Japan's Shinzo Abe heads to Tehran amid US-Iran tensions - BBC News

Observers say Shinzo Abe is looking to boost his profile as a global statesman ahead of elections back home.

Japan's former empress has heart problem but fine to travel - ABC News

Japan's 84-year-old former Empress Michiko has left for a three-day trip to the city of Kyoto, with her doctors saying she has a heart problem but is fine as long as her condition is checked regularly

Trump says he will raise tariffs if Xi fails to meet him at G20 - CNNPolitics

US President Donald Trump has threatened to slap tariffs on another $300 billion of Chinese exports to the United States if China's leader Xi Jinping doesn't meet him at the G20 in Japan. <im

Japan F-35 fighter crash: Pilot suffered 'spatial disorientation' - CNN

The sudden crash of a Japanese F-35 stealth fighter into the Pacific Ocean in April this year was likely caused by the "spatial disorientation" of its pilot, the country's defense minister said Monday. <a href="

Japan says human error likely cause of F-35A jet crash | Daily Mail Online

Human error was the likely cause of an F-35A fighter jet crash in April, Japan's defence ministry said Monday, and flights of the stealth jet will resume...

Japan's military says pilot vertigo likely cause of... | Daily Mail Online

By Tim KellyTOKYO, June 10 (Reuters) - Japan's air force said on Monday "spatial disorientation" likely caused one of its pilots to fly his F-35 stealth...

Man on a mediation mission: Japan's Abe heads to Iran | Daily Mail Online

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe heads to Iran this week on a rare diplomatic mission, hoping to ease tensions between the Islamic Republic and Tokyo's key...

EXPLAINER-Why is Japan's Abe going to Iran? What can he... | Daily Mail Online

By Kiyoshi Takenaka and Aaron SheldrickTOKYO, June 7 (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is due to visit Iran next week in an apparent mediation...

Arthur Herman: Could we launch another D-Day now? | Fox News

A question I’m often asked as an historian and defense policy analyst is: Could we do D-Day again? Would the sacrifice, resources and effort required on D-Day still be there, if we found ourselves in a similar crisis with everything on the line?

Today in History, June 6 | Daily Mail Online

HIGHLIGHTS IN HISTORY ON THIS DATE1520 - England's King Henry VIII and France's King Francis I sign a treaty ending French interference in Scotland.1523 -...

Trump says he NEVER thinks or talks about John McCain | Daily Mail Online

President Trump claimed he never thinks or talks about John McCain and said he's 'not even sure' there was a request from his team to move a ship named after the late senator.

Trump 'not even sure' his team asked to move the USS John McCain

The military confirmed that the White House made the request for the ship to be kept away from Trump during his recent visit to Japan.

Philippines' Duterte claimed he was once gay but now 'cured'

In that same Tokyo speech, President Rodrigo Duterte also said, “Long live the gay people of the Philippines,” to cheers from the crowd.