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Tokyo: The US has said it is ready to help Japan in tackling Chinese incursions in the waters surrounding the Senkaku Islands, a senior commander of American forces in Japan said. more
UK explores Japanese firms as potential Huawei replacements to build 5G networks : Reports

Moscow/Sputnik: The United Kingdom has turned to Japan in search of replacements to China's Huawei in constructing 5G networks in the country, media reported.

Japan defence white paper claims Beijing is pushing territorial claims amid COVID-19

Tokyo: Japan has said China is pushing its territorial claims under the cover of the coronavirus pandemic.

Beijing is trying to exploit COVID-19 situation, say experts; Japan takes step to shift production

Beijing: With China claiming that it is significantly recovering from COVID-19 crisis while other nations, including the UK and the US are struggling to contain the virus, some experts be ...

Japan's Abe to declare state of emergency as COVID-19 cases surge

Tokyo/Xinhua: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is planning to declare a state of emergency over the coronavirus outbreak in Japan, due to the recent surging COVID-19 cases in Tokyo and ...

UN chief praises Japanese climate resilience, as Typhoon Hagibis cleanup begins

New York: With Typhoon Hagibis causing destruction and loss of life in Japan, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has praised the leadership role the country is playing in climat ...

At UN debate, Japan vows to back global push for inclusive quality education for all girls and women

New York: If women were able to demonstrate their potential, “the world would sparkle that much more”, the Prime Minister of Japan said on Tuesday evening at the United Nation ...

UN stands in solidarity with Japan following deadly arson attack at leading animation studio in Kyoto

New York, July 20 (JEN): UN chief António Guterres said on Friday he was “deeply saddened” at the death of at least 33 people inside a popular Japanese animation studio ...

Trump says to meet Putin, Xi at G20 in Japan next month

Washington (Sputnik/UNI) US President Donald Trump told reporters on Monday that he will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit in O ...

Over 70 pc of Japanese nationals support emperor’s role as symbol of state: Poll

Tokyo, May 3 (Sputnik/UNI) Seventy-four percent of Japanese citizens support the emperor’s symbolic role in the country’s government system, the results of the fresh poll, con ...