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...
BollyWood Hot Star, Evelyn Sharma, Talks to Elfateh Merghani in Tokyo
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Evelyn Sharma, one of the brightest rising stars in Bollywood, has not only proven herself as a multi-talented actress, but also as an artist with great potential in entertainment and modeling. Her intense fan base describes her as “one of the best things ever to happen to Bollywood”.
PanOrient News interviewed Evelyn Sharma during her latest tour in Japan last month.
Elfateh Merghani: I would like you to talk with us a little about your visit to Japan. I understand that you are a...
Full Text of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Speech at Arab Week Receiption
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
PM Abe speaks at the event
Tokyo- (PanOrient News)This is the full speech by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Arab Week Reception held in Tokyo on Monday April 4, 2016:
“I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to the Arab Ambassadors’ Council (AAC) and everyone in attendance here today for the invitation to this Arab Week Reception.
Since my inauguration as Prime Minister, I have visited the Middle East five times. This is a testament to just how important the Middle East is to Japan and Japan’s feeling...