US Vice President Mike Pence receives a briefing on the PAC-3 anti-missile defense system in Tokyo, ahead of his trip to South Korea

Map. History of Japan conflict

21 February 2018
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 158km S of Kushiro, Japan
2 week ago
U.S. Geological Survey says a fresh earthquake of magnitude 5.7 has struck the eastern coast of Taiwan 19km (12 miles) from the city of Hualien
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KCNA: "Japan is seeking the revival of the blood-stained imperial era, being buoyed by the ambition for reinvasion. It is watching for a chance to go nuclear at the tacit connivance of the U.S. just like a stray cat eyeing an oil bowl."
"All options are on the table, and the United States has deployed some of our most advanced military assets to Japan and to the wider region, to protect our homeland and our allies and we will continue to," states @VP
US Vice President Mike Pence receives a briefing on the PAC-3 anti-missile defense system in Tokyo, ahead of his trip to South Korea
"The people of Japan can be assured: The full range of the Armed Forces of the United States is dedicated to the protection of Japan," @VP says alongside @AbeShinzo
US and Japan have "completely aligned" their policies on DPRK, says @AbeShinzo
"A good amount of time" spent today with @VP discussing DPRK, says @AbeShinzo, adding it will continue to provoke with an expected military parade tomorrow in Pyongyang
@statedeptspox: @VP Pence is on his way to Japan to lead the US Presidential Delegation to the Winter Olympics in Korea to demonstrate US commitment to the universal values of the Olympic games and the values that they promote.
Pence heads to Olympics leaving open chance of talks with North Korea officials
@VP and @SecondLady just arrived Yokota Air Base, Japan
US Navy P-8A 168997 TIGER12 departed Kadena at 0102z - South China Sea mission2 week ago
US Navy P-8A 168997 TIGER12 departed Kadena at 0102z - South China Sea mission
Two crew feared dead in Japan army helicopter crash
Japanese army helicopter crashes, one death confirmed
A military attack helicopter has crashed in a residential area in Saga, Kanzaki, Japan.
A Japanese military helicopter crashes in a residential area in the south-west of the country, setting at least one home on fire: officials
'Let's talk': Japan hopes low-key strategy averts U.S. trade flare-up
Calls to both @AbeShinzo and @moonriver365 today mainly "concerned North Korea," says @POTUS in Oval Office with defectors from the DPRK.
Russia approves warplane deployment on disputed island near Japan
Sony CEO Kaz Hirai to step down, the company has announced
Fire engulfs a dormitory housing welfare recipients in the northern Japanese city of Sapporo, killing 11
3 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 38km E of Oarai, Japan
M4.6 Earthquake Off the coast of Urakawa3 week ago
M4.6 Earthquake Off the coast of Urakawa
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 37km SSE of Shizunai, Japan
Sino-Japanese relations at crucial stage: Chinese FM spokesperson
Japan punishes Coincheck after hackers stole $530 million worth of digital money from its exchange More CyberRisk news: ReutersCyber
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 92km ENE of Misawa, Japan
China declares intention to improve ties with Japan
China says hopes to get Japan ties back on track
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 64km NNE of Miyako, Japan