China and Japan Defense Ministers hold frank talks on Tokyo’s request

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Japan fears rapid increase in Omicron Covid-19 variant

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Japan to provide more economic support to Afghanistan

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Japan to reduce Covid-19 booster waiting time for the most vulnerable

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Osaka fire kills many in a suspected arson attack

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Moderna Covid-19 vaccine for booster shots sanctioned in Japan

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Japan wants to improve evacuation missions after the Afghanistan debacle: US failure

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Japan supports the attendance of Taiwan at WHO gathering: China and democracy

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Japan denies entry to foreigners from nations of new Omicron Covid variant

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Japan border controls tightened on new Covid variant first noted in Botswana

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China and Russia to increase military drills in Northeast Asia: Japan geopolitics

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Japan and record $490 billion stimulus package: Debt and right target?

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Japan to allow people to mix third Covid-19 vaccine shot

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Japan Covid-19 fully vaccinated nearing 75 percent: G-7 political factors

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PM Kishida appoints Hayashi to the dismay of Abe and Aso: Foreign Minister and China

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Presidential candidate in South Korea expresses doubt of any military alliance with Japan

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Covid-19 numbers in Japan continue to decline

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PM Kishida in anti-China Human Rights post: Japan and anti-Armenian Turkey can’t let go

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Opposition leader in Japan to resign: Failure of Yukio Edano

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Japan election result: Clear mandate for PM Kishida

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Japan election: PM Kishida elected after LDP and junior partner Komeito re-elected

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Japan election looms but apathy rules the day!

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China and Russia in joint navy patrol: the Sea of Japan, Western Pacific, and the East China Sea

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North Korea and South Korea military modernization: Japan watching developments

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Japan politics: Komeito opposes LDP focus on increased military spending

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Japan election preparations: Opposition need apathetic non-voters to vote

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Russian Federation dismayed by PM Kishida of Japan: Kuril Islands

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Buddhist nun: Art, poetry, Japanese anti-Buddhism, and sadness of Rengetsu (1791-1875)

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Japan and the Russian Federation: Kishida and Putin hold a positive chat

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PM Kishida of Japan announces a general election for October 31

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China and Taiwan need statecraft: America, Japan, and blocs are meddling

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South Korea open to lifting sanctions on North Korea: US and peripheral Japan

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Japan LDP leadership battle: Fumio Kishida wins and vows a fairer society

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Japan to finally end the Covid-19 State of Emergency after many months

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Anti-Russia and anti-China politicians in Japan says Russia: AUKUS to Cybersecurity

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North Korea and South Korea in a possible inter-Korean summit: Japan on sidelines

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Japan welcomes non-Northeast Asian powers to the region: AUKUS and anti-China rhetoric

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Tokyo Covid-19 infections drop: Three-day average is a pathetic 3,411 PCR tests

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The elderly population in Japan reaches 36.4 million

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North Korea and South Korea test ballistic missiles: the US muted, Japan angry, and China diplomatic

North Korea and South Korea test ballistic missiles: the US muted, Japan angry, and China diplomatic…