Japan Deplores Israel's Lawless Policies on Settlements
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Tokyo- (PanOrient News) The Japanese government today condemned Israel's settlement activities, and called on the Israeli government to cease the policy of settlement construction and expansion.
A statement issued by the foreign ministry in Tokyo said Tokyo deeply deplores that the Government of Israel is advancing a series of settlement activities even after the Middle East Quartet released its report with the recommendations.
Japan said settlement activities by Israel are in violation ...
Japan to the World: We've Got Our Own Murderous Nutters, Too
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
By Fred Varcoe
Tokyo- (Pan-Orient News) Did Tokyo’s militaristic police force expect a young man to break into a care facility and murder 19 people? How could they, you ask? It was another act of random violence.
Except it wasn’t.
Satoshi Uematsu, the man who has admitted to the attack in Sagamihara west of Tokyo telegraphed his intentions in a letter to the speaker of the Japanese Diet’s Lower House in February.
“I can wipe out a total of 470 individuals,” Uematsu wrote i...
U.S. Flexes its Muscles in South China Sea
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Tokyo- (PanOrient News) U.S. Carrier Strike Group 5, including the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), is conducting "routine operations" in the South China Sea in what observers consider an indirect message to China who is reportidly trying to "turn it into a Chinese lake".
The group includes Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) and USS Shiloh (CG 67); Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers from Destroyer Squadron (DESRON); ...
Greenpeace Challenges Obama’s ``Double Standards`` on Nuclear Policy on Hiroshima
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Tokyo- (PanOrient News) While welcomed President Obama’s historic visit to Hiroshima just after the G7 meeting - the first ever visit by a sitting U.S. president - Greenpeace condemned his double-standards as his administration work to expand the U.S.’ own nuclear capabilities.
“We welcome President Obama’s attempt to understand the miseries of nuclear warfare, but this visit rings hollow without far bolder efforts to rid the world of nuclear weapons. If the U.S. wants to help build...