Arab Ambassadors in Japan Call on World Leaders to Do More After Mosque Attack

Monday, March 18, 2019

By Allison Pestotnik

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) The Arab Ambassadors and Heads of Missions Council in Tokyo responded to Friday’s mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand with a statement condemning the massacre and calling on world leaders to do more to counter Islamophobia.

“These acts have occurred in an environment of increasing extremism and Islamophobia worldwide, which we believe is the direct cause of such violent acts,” said the statement.

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Hilton to Continue Banning Sanctioned Guests from Cuba, Iran, N Korea

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) The Hilton chain of hotels said that it would continue to ban guests sanctioned by the U.S. government, including officials from Cuba, Iran and North Korea.

The hotel told The Japanese Asahi Shimbun newspaper that it won’t change its policy after an incident in October, when a Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk hotel in Kyushu, Japan denied service to an envoy of Cuban officials, including the Cuban ambassador, citing U.S. economic sanctions against the would-be guests.


``East Turkestan.. Not Xinjiang``

Saturday, December 1, 2018