A car has hit a group of nursery-school children in Otsu, Shiga Prefecture, injuring at least 13 and leaving some unconscious, local media reports.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 47km N of Miyako, Japan
Japan Prime Minister @AbeShinzo says during the phone call he completely agreed with @POTUS on the need for the DPRK to promptly denuclearize.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 62km SE of Ofunato, Japan
Sec. Pompeo also spoke to Japan's FM Taro Kono - they agreed to share intelligence and closely co-ordinate
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 50km E of Ishinomaki, Japan
Japanese Emperor Akihito abdicating throne
2 month ago
A belated readout of Friday's @[email protected]
meeting has just been issued by the @WhiteHouse.
: Great day with Prime Minister @AbeShinzo of Japan. We played a quick round of golf by the beautiful Potomac River while talking Trade and many other subjects. He has left for Japan and I am on my way to Wisconsin where a very large crowd of friends await.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 46km ENE of Shizunai, Japan
As described by pooler @amber_athey: @FLOTUS wearing a "white lace sheath dress with red metallic heels. Looked like a nod to the Japanese flag." @POTUS: Red tie and white shirt. Mrs. Abe: Blue patterned dress with a string of pearls and black heels. (Radio pool photo: @sasvoboda).
China won't find lost F-35 stealth fighter first, says Pentagon
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 191km NE of Miyako, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 106km SSW of Nishinoomote, Japan
3 month ago
Department of State:This morning, @SecPompeo delivered remarks at a joint press availability for the U.S.-Japan 2+2 Ministerial.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 5km SSW of Tomakomai, Japan
KCNA: "The sea monitoring persisted by the Japanese reactionaries is designed tosecure justifications for becoming a military giantJapan can never steer clear of standing international isolation, its will notwithstanding if keeps going idiot, stupid and senseless."
Mount Aso in Kumamoto erupts
3 month ago
U.S. @PacificMarines with 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine regiment perform squad attacks at Camp Schwab, Okinawa, training them in combined arms tactics.
3 month ago
Tepco begins second round of fuel rod removals at battered Fukushima nuclear plant
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 66km SSE of Kushiro, Japan
An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale hits eastern Honshu, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 - 144km NE of Miyako, Japan
Crashed Japanese F-35 had been in the air for 28 minutes when contact was lost - Reuters
JASDF confirms the missing F-35A has crashed; identifies it as first JASDF assembled at the Nagoa FACO; USN P-8 joins search
3 month ago
Wreckage of a crashed JASDF F-35 fighter that had disappeared over Pacific Ocean has been located, according to authorities in Japan.
The @StateDept Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to Japan of up to 56 Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block Intelligence Bureau missiles for an estimated cost of $1.150 billion. The missiles are used to intercept short- and intermediate-range ballistic missiles
A Japanese F-35A fighter jet is missing; remaining 12 are grounded
Air Self-Defense Force, around 7:27 pm: over the sea about 135 km northeast of Misawa City, Aomori Prefecture, F35 fighter jets belonging to the Misawa base have disappeared from the radar. 1 pilot was on the board
Japanese F35 fighter, disappears from the radar over the Pacific, no radio contact