Kremlin: Japan holds a new meeting between Putin and Trump at the end of June
KCNA: "Japan should be mindful that its reckless overseas expansion ambition can bring about the second day of defeat. Does Japan want to be defeated again"
KCNA: "As Kono, a being like a rodent in burrow, shows off his diplomacy with the bright world, it is quite natural that Japan is marginalized in the international communityJapan should be mindful that it can never escape from the fate of a 'land of dipping sun.'"
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet Iranian leader Ali Khamenei to mediate between Tehran and Washington
An automated train operated by Yokohama Seaside Line moves in the wrong direction and slams into a bumping post. Passengers inside the train were thrown to the ground, injuring about twenty people, including three serious injuries.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 4km NE of Ohara, Japan
Japan at negotiations in the "2+2" format called an unacceptable increase in the military presence of the Russian Federation in the southern part of the Kuril Islands - the head of the Foreign Ministry
: I was not informed about anything having to do with the Navy Ship USS John S. McCain during my recent visit to Japan. Nevertheless, @FLOTUS and I loved being with our great Military Men and Women - what a spectacular job they do.
1 year ago
Chinese aircrafts were intercepted by Japan airforce
: Back from Japan after a very successful trip. Big progress on MANY fronts. A great country with a wonderful leader in Prime Minister Abe.
42-year-old Japanese man dies on Aeromexico flight after swallowing 246 packets of cocaine
: Spoke with @GovStitt of Oklahoma last night from Japan because of the devastating tornadoes. Told him that @FEMA and the federal government are fully behind him and the great people of Oklahoma.
A man in a park in Kawasaki, near Tokyo, went on a stabbing rampage this morning — attacking children and adults. Three people reportedly dead and 15 wounded. Japan
: I will be making two stops this morning in Japan to visit with our Great Military, then a quick stop in Alaska and back to D.C. Meetings with Prime Minister Abe went very well, and getting to spend time with the new Emperor and Empress of Japan was a great honor.
Shinzo Abe: Trump is trying to mediate between Japan and North Korea
POTUS on US/Japan alliance regarding NK: "The essence of our approach is peace through strength. The US-Japan alliance is stedfast and iron clad." Says Japan has announced the purchase of 105 brand new stealth F-35 aircraft. "The fact is, you can't see them."
"We'll be going to the Moon and to Mars very soon" with Japan, announces @POTUS on new space cooperation.
1 year ago
Trump, in Tokyo, again inexplicably says there have been no North Korean tests. (From @W7VOA pool note)
KCNA: "Japan seeks to turn itself into a military giantJapan is just a war criminal state and war forces dreaming of overseas invasionEvery move of Japan has been oriented to realizing the government's wild ambition forlaunching overseas aggression."
: Congratulations to the Great (and my friend) Roger Penske on winning his 18th (UNBELIEVABLE.) Indianapolis 500. I am in Japan, very early in the morning, but I got to Simon drive one of the greatest races in the history of the sport. I will see them both, and TEAM, at the WH.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 6km W of Kitaibaraki, Japan
: Tonight in Tokyo, Japan at the Ryōgoku Kokugikan Stadium, it was my great honor to present the first-ever U.S. President's Cup to Sumo Grand Champion Asanoyama. Congratulations. A great time had by all, thank you @AbeShinzo..
1 year ago
Print pooler @katierogers sets the stage for the attendance of @POTUS and @FLOTUS at the final day of the Natsu Sumo Basho where they'll be arriving momentarily. 相撲
: Great progress being made in our Trade Negotiations with Japan. Agriculture and beef heavily in play. Much will wait until after their July elections where I anticipate big numbers.
: Great fun and meeting with Prime Minister @AbeShinzo. Numerous Japanese officials told me that the Democrats would rather see the United States fail than see me or the Republican Party succeed - Death Wish.
: Great morning of golf with Prime Minister @AbeShinzo at Mobara Country Club in Chiba, Japan.
: Going to play golf right with @AbeShinzo. Japan loves the game. Tremendous fans of @JackNicklaus, @TigerWoods, and @PhilMickelson — I said what about @GaryPlayer, they said we love Gary too.
: Getting ready to land in Japan with First Lady Melania. We look forward to seeing everyone soon.