“Illegitimate” Wars Overturned Iraqi and Libyan Governments

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) To overturn governments with foreign military forces is against the U.N. Charter that requires all members to settle their international disputes by peaceful means and refrain from the threat or the use of force, a Japanese newspaper said.

Toppling the former governments of Iraq and Libya with foreign military forces was illegitimate even though both former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein and former Libyan leader Qaddafi maintained undemocratic regimes in Iraq and Libya...

``Unfair Coverage`` Claimed by Japanese Nationalists

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Japanese demonstrators gathered on Sunday in front of Fuji TV headquarters in Odaiba district in Tokyo, calling for "fair coverage."

Fuji TV has been airing Korean dramas that seem to have been popular among some Japanese.

(Photo: Steve Christie)

Japanese Ambassador Suzuki Extends Condolence in Damascus

Friday, September 16, 2011

Japan's ambassador to Syria, Mr. Toshiro Suzuki (second from left) and ambassadors of USA, France and Germany, extend condolences to the family and friends of Syrian human rights activist, Ghiyath Mattar, who reportedly “died of torture while in the custody of Syrian Security Forces.”

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