"Japan expresses regret over Hong Kong security law"       "Even if infected, Abe insists he would keep working"       "Strong Government Action Needed in Corona War: Michael Shellenberger"       "Japan, US alliances' strength Confirmed"       "Iranian Embassy in Tokyo: No to Foreign Troops in the Region"      

Japan expresses regret over Hong Kong security law

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi

Tokyo- (PanOrient news) The Japanese government lamented China’s newly passed national security law, aimed at subduing protests in Hong Kong, in a statement from Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi on Tuesday.

“Japan expresses its regret over the enactment of the national security law on Hong Kong Special Administrative Region by the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress of China despite strong concerns from the international community and the people of Hong Kong,” said ...

Even if infected, Abe insists he would keep working

Saturday, April 11, 2020

TOKYO- (PanOrient News) When asked at a press conference Thursday about what would happen if he came down with COVID-19, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, 66, insisted that he would attempt to keep performing his duties even while sick.

The virus has infected a number of public figures around the world, including British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Although Johnson’s condition is reportedly improving, he has spent the past few days in an intensive care unit.

Prime Minister Abe said t...

Strong Government Action Needed in Corona War: Michael Shellenberger

Monday, March 23, 2020

Michael Shellenberger

By Allison Pestotnik
Tokyo- (PanOrient News) Internationally known environmental policy writer and analyst Michael Shellenberger is calling on the U.S. government to take strong and decisive actions at the federal level in the fight against the spreading coronavirus, a situation that he compares to a war.

“A report released by Imperial College-London researchers on Monday shook the world,” he wrote in an article called Winning the War on Coronavirus. “The report gave a glimpse into the...

Japan, US alliances' strength Confirmed

Monday, January 20, 2020

Tokyo-(PanOrient News) Calling their alliance "stronger, broader, and more essential today than ever,” Japan and the U.S. marked the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security between the two nations in a joint statement released Jan. 17.

“As we celebrate the 60th anniversary of the signing of this Treaty and look back at the 75 years of friendship and trust between the two nations since the end of World War II, we pay tribute to our predecessors for...