Unlike last time when a North Korean missile over flew Japan, the government did not initiate the J-Alert system this time. It wakes up smartphones with an emergency message.

Map. History of Japan conflict

15 December 2017
2 week ago
Japan government says @AbeShinzo and @POTUS in phone call agreed to boost deterrence capability against the DPRK in response to latest missile launch by Pyongyang.
Emergency UN Security Council meeting on DPRK set for tomorrow, according to @USUN.2 week ago
Emergency UN Security Council meeting on DPRK set for tomorrow, according to @USUN.
2 week ago
There will be a hastily arranged telephone call shortly between @POTUS and @AbeShinzo, @VOANews has learned.
2 week ago
Japan requesting emergency meeting of UN Security Council over North Korea missile - PM Abe
2 week ago
North Korean ICBM missile falls within Japan Exclusive Economic Zone, Japanese defence minister says
2 week ago
DPRK missile appears to have broken into pieces and closest point to land for splashdown was ~ 210 km west of Hokkaido, according to @nhk_news
2 week ago
North Korean ICBM flew approximately 2,800 miles into space, making it highest North Korean missile test to date, U.S. officials confirm. It was also the longest duration of any missile flight
2 week ago
"Our commitment to the defense of our allies, including the Republic of Korea and Japan, in the face of these threats, remains ironclad. We remain prepared to defend ourselves and our allies from any attack or provocation" says Colonel Manning
2 week ago
North Korea's missile flies around 960km at altitude of 4,500km
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North Korean missile didn't pose a threat to the United States, its territories or allies - Pentagon
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Pentagon says initial assessment of North Korean launch was an ICBM, traveled about 1,000 km before splashing into Sea of Japan(East Sea)
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Japanese broadcaster NHK reports the country's government estimates North Korea's missile flew for 50 minutes and landed in Japan's exclusive economic zone
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NHK reporting DPRK's latest missile flew for about 50 minutes
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Unlike last time when a North Korean missile over flew Japan, the government did not initiate the J-Alert system this time. It wakes up smartphones with an emergency message.
2 week ago
Japan's prime minster orders emergency meeting of cabinet ministers over North Korea missile launch
2 week ago
Office of Japanese PM confirms the North Korean ballistic missile has landed in the Sea of Japan (East Sea), exclusive economic zone
2 week ago
North Korean Missile is still traveling towards the direction to the East Sea as we are monitoring right now" - South Korean Military
Japanese police find boat thought to be from North Korea carrying eight dead bodies2 week ago
Japanese police find boat thought to be from North Korea carrying eight dead bodies
An American Fighter Jet Squadron has relocated from Atsugi to Iwakuni today which puts them way closer in range to South Korea (Nov.28, pictures by Cpl. Donato Maffin)2 week ago
An American Fighter Jet Squadron has relocated from Atsugi to Iwakuni today which puts them way closer in range to South Korea (Nov.28, pictures by Cpl. Donato Maffin)
Japan's Toray Industries, the world's largest maker of carbon fiber composite materials, reports data falsification at its materials unit2 week ago
Japan's Toray Industries, the world's largest maker of carbon fiber composite materials, reports data falsification at its materials unit
2 week ago
Japan detects radio signals pointing to possible North Korea missile test - source
2 week ago
The surviving code talkers say they have one mission left - to build a museum devoted to what the Native Americans did in the Pacific to help win the battles against the Japanese.
2 week ago
Japanese government detecting signal from North Korea on preparation towards a ballistic missile launch according to local media
Navy IDs missing sailors lost in crash in Philippine Sea2 week ago
Navy IDs missing sailors lost in crash in Philippine Sea
2 week ago
Japan protests San Francisco's 'sex slave' statue decision
#USSFitzgerald departs Fleet Activities Yokosuka, beginning journey to Pascagoula, Mississippi for further repairs2 week ago
#USSFitzgerald departs Fleet Activities Yokosuka, beginning journey to Pascagoula, Mississippi for further repairs
3 week ago
Hokkaido airspace is closed cause of failure of control systems
An intensive search continues Thursday morning for three missing sailors on board a U.S. Navy plane that crashed in the western Pacific3 week ago
An intensive search continues Thursday morning for three missing sailors on board a U.S. Navy plane that crashed in the western Pacific
23 NOV: JASDF jets scrambled to intercept 4x H-6 and 1x Y-83 week ago
23 NOV: JASDF jets scrambled to intercept 4x H-6 and 1x Y-8
3 week ago
The U.S Navy is investigating why one of its planes crashed off the coast of Japan. Three people are still missing