Former head of a school operator at the center of a state land sale scandal in Japan is granted bail along with his wife about 10 months after their arrest.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 22km ENE of Iiyama, Japan
KCNA: "They are keen on making Japan a country which can conduct a war so as to realize the old dream of the 'Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere'. Such moves will bring Japan nothing good, and the militarist war chariot will be led only to the abyss of ruin."
Japanese government to keep close eye on U.S.-North Korea situation after Donald Trump cancels planned summit with Kim Jong Un
Japan PM Shinzo Abe backs US President Donald Trump's decision to pull out from the planned summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un
"We had dialogue just below the president's level," replies official to question of whether @POTUS called @moonriver365 and @AbeShinzo.
Japan and South Korea ready to respond with US to any "reckless acts by North Korea," adds @POTUS
"I have to hold frank and heart-to-heart talks with President Putin" to advance negotiations over a postwar peace treaty, Japanese Prime Minister ShinzoAbe said before his departure for Russia
Putin, Abe may discuss joint business activity on disputed islands: Kremlin
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 45km N of Goshogawara, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 7km SW of Hasaki, Japan
Japan and Russia notify the World Trade Organization of potential tariff retaliation for president Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminium - WTO filings
KCNA: "Clear is the destination of the Japanese militarist chariot rushing headlong into aggression. This is only leading Japan to ruin."
KCNA: "Japan's militarist chariot has entered the final line toward the war. The Japanese reactionaries are mistaken."
China's president is increasingly relying on friend and trusted adviser Wang Qishan to guide the country's foreign policy amid trade and territorial disputes with the U.S., Japan and others
Japan tells WTO it is ready to retaliate against the US over steel tariffs
Bank of Japan inflation target recedes as consumers resist price rises
Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 - 72km S of Nemuro, Japan
Toshiba says expects the chip unit sale to be completed on June 1
Toshiba says sale of chip unit to Bain-led consortium has been approved by China regulators
Japan plans retaliatory tariffs against United States: NHK
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 11km SSE of Hasaki, Japan
South Korea President Moon's Security adviser: incremental North Korea approach to denuclearisation at June summit with US would not be accepted by President Trump or US, Japanese or South Korean people
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 79km NE of Miyako, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 54km E of Ishinomaki, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 15km NNE of Omachi, Japan
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MAY 11: JASDF Fighters scrambled to intercept 2x Russian Tu-95 over the Sea of Japan(East Sea)
Japanese media reports: U.S. is calling for the North to dispose of all data gleaned from the site of its six nuclear tests, asking that thousands of engineers involved in the country's nuclear program be moved abroad.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 68km ENE of Namie, Japan
Chinese premier arrives in Tokyo for official visit, China-Japan-ROK leaders' meeting