Japan on Alert After Threat of Potential North Korean Missile Launch
Japan’s military has been put on alert, and ordered to prepare to intercept a possible North Korean missile, a government source told Japan’s Kyodo News. Japan's Defense Minister Gen Nakatani gave the order amid signs that Pyongyang may go ahead with a ballistic missile launch. Patriot Advanced
Japanese Boy Missing After Parents Leave Him in Forest
150 rescue workers searched the wooded area for the 7-year-old who has been missing since Saturday afternoon.
Japanese Boy Disappears After Parents Leave Him in Forest
A 7-year-old boy is missing in a Japanese forest after his parents made him get out of their car as punishment for misbehaving
Japan Shares G-7 Push for Inclusive Growth With Asia, Africa
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is sharing a push by the Group of Seven advanced industrial nations to promote inclusive growth across the globe in meetings with leaders of seven developing countries
Japanese Prime Minister Abe Says Obama's Visit to Hiroshima Opens New Chapter of Reconciliation for US and Japan
Japanese Prime Minister Abe says Obama's visit to Hiroshima opens new chapter of reconciliation for US and Japan
Japanese Pronunciation of Hiroshima Has Virtually No Accent
Hiroshima pronounced the way many Americans do, "HEE-roh-SHEE-mah" sounds a bit foreign to the Japanese ear
Caroline Kennedy Talks Obama's Visit to Japan
The U.S. ambassador to Japan explains how the tense moment in Okinawa underscores the importance of the U.S.-Japanese alliance.
Caroline Kennedy Talks Trump Rhetoric's Impact in Japan
The U.S. ambassador to Japan said she thinks people are concerned about what it may mean for the American alliance.
Japan Urges G-7 to Avert Another Economic Crisis
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is urging fellow leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies to unite in forging a more urgent, coordinated response to the faltering global recovery