13 June 2021
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Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 - 71 km ENE of Namie, Japan
French assault ship TONNERRE L1014 and frigate SURCOUF F711 arrived at Sasebo, Japan 9 May for a visit. The ships left Toulon in mid-February for an Exercise La Perouse cruise to the Pacific region
Japan to extend COVID emergency until end of May: sources
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Tokyo governor Koike: mutant strains of covid19 becoming dominant, fears that current surge could exceed 3rd wave (note: Olympics are scheduled to start in about 2 months)
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 143 km ENE of Miyako, Japan
A citizen group has launched protests outside the Akita Prefecture Government Office against the construction of the Akita Noshiro Offshore Wind Farm project, which they say will ruin the coastal views, be bad for the environment, and hike energy costs. (MP) WindPower Akita
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 76 km ESE of Namie, Japan
BURMA : US Dept of State Secretary Antony J. Blinken and Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu discussed the urgent need to put Burma on the path back towards democracy and to hold the military junta to account
A few thousand Myanmar residents in Japan took to the streets Sunday to call on the country where they live to recognize the National Unity Government (NUG), set up in opposition to the Feb. 1 military coup, as Myanmar's legitimate governing body
Taiwanese and Japanese warships team up in the East China Sea to shadow Chinese Type 054A frigate BINZHOU 515 maneuvering to each country's territorial waters. Japanese P-1 and P-3 patrol aircraft also tailed the BINZHOU1 month ago
Taiwanese and Japanese warships team up in the East China Sea to shadow Chinese Type 054A frigate BINZHOU 515 maneuvering to each country's territorial waters. Japanese P-1 and P-3 patrol aircraft also tailed the BINZHOU
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Preliminary M6.6 quake strikes northern Japan. 宮城県沖/Depth: 60km/M6
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A strong quake rocks northern Japan and felt as far away as Tokyo
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Earthquake of magnitude 6.8 - 38 km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
Top US, Japanese and South Korean military leaders meet, underscoring US shift from the Middle East to China
Tokyo Olympics could be held without fans: Games chief to @AFP
Reports that the China's Liaoning strike group has passed through the Miyako Strait as part of what appears to be training1 month ago
Reports that the China's Liaoning strike group has passed through the Miyako Strait as part of what appears to be training
The flotilla totaled six ships, including one of its most advanced destroyers. It also saw the Liaoning send an early warning helicopter to within 50 km of one of the disputed Senkaku Islands, @ModJapan_jp said1 month ago
The flotilla totaled six ships, including one of its most advanced destroyers. It also saw the Liaoning send an early warning helicopter to within 50 km of one of the disputed Senkaku Islands, @ModJapan_jp said
AFP: Japanese authorities declare emergency due to Coronavirus 3 months before the Olympics
Japan top govt spokesman Kato: PM Suga cancelling upcoming overseas visits to focus on coronavirus
Reuters: Japan's government is considering a state of emergency for Tokyo and Osaka as new COVID19 case numbers surge, broadcaster NHK reported on Wednesday (Reminder: Olympics are scheduled to start in 3 months)
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A South Korean court dismisses a damages lawsuit brought by a group of former "comfort women" against the Japanese government over their treatment at Japanese military brothels during World War II
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China conducts aerial bombing drill after US-Japan statement on Taiwan. The PLA's Eastern Theatre Command, which oversees the Taiwan Strait, deployed dozens of H-6K strategic bombers in a nine-hour live-fire drill, according to state television
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 9 km ENE of Komoro, Japan
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Kyodo, Bloomberg report Japan suspects Chinese military of being behind attacks on nearly 200 firms and research institutes, including Japan's space agency. Tokyo police reportedly plan to refer Chinese suspect to prosecutors
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An exercise to repel an air raid with S-300V4 missiles was held in the Kuril Islands - Russian Eastern Military District
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 42 km SSE of Ishinomaki, Japan
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 - 49 km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 - near the east coast of Honshu, Japan
We agreed to demand DPRK fulfill its obligations under UNSC resolutions," says @sugawitter
"We agreed on the necessity for each of us to engage in frank dialogue with China," says @sugawitter
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