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US Military, Arab Nations Conduct Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Dubai- (PanOrient News) The U.S. military said its forces and partner nations, including the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, undertook military action against ISIL terrorists in Syria overnight, using a mix of fighter, bomber, remotely piloted aircraft and Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles to conduct 14 strikes against ISIL targets.

The strikes destroyed or damaged multiple ISIL targets in the vicinity of Ar Raq...

Okinawans Stage More Anti-U.S. Base Protests in Tokyo

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) Hundreds of Japanese people took to the streets of Tokyo on Saturday (Sep.20th) to protest their government’s decision to build a facility for the U.S. military on reclaimed land in Henoko, Okinawa.

Protestors marched in the popular Shibuya district in central Tokyo to express their anger and accuse Tokyo and Washington of making plans that will threaten the environment and endangered species in the area.

Last December, Okinawa Gov. Hirokazu Nakaima approved la...