North Korea cited international agreements that define aggression, arguing U.S. attempts to institute a naval blockade were illegal.
Images of the object suggest it’s the shipping cover of an in-flight blade inspection system (IBIS), which is featured on U.S. military helicopters.
U.S. intelligence also had advance knowledge about North Korea’s previous two missile launches.
On December 7, 1944—three years to the day after the Pearl Harbor attack—the USS Ward was destroyed by Japanese kamikaze aircraft.
November was a record month for North Korean boats arriving on Japanese shores.
A new report showed Yemen's Iran-friendly Houthi movement evaded the U.S. anti-missile system protecting troops from North Korea.
The drill in Japan took place two days after North Korea's latest missile launch.
The fictional characters are the newest advocates of Osaka's selection as the host city of World Expo 2025.
The Japanese government mandates a limit of 40 years for nuclear reactors; the Tokai No. 2 has been running since 1978. Today marked the fourth time Japan Atomic Power Co. filed an application with the Nuclear Regulation Authority for an extension.
Beside the body was a pack of cigarettes with Korean writing on it.
A Japanese politician was told that she would not be allowed to participate in a council session because she had brought her infant son with her.
The statue pays tribute to the estimated 200,000 women enslaved in Japan's military brothels during World War II.
The flyover is one of several recent drills by Russia in the Asia Pacific, carried out from its North Korea-bordering Primorye region.
North Korea called the U.S. "the kingpin of all kinds of terrorism who cannot even prevent terror in its own territory."
The Navy is currently investigating the cause of the crash.
The fatal incident has fueled the local governor's campaign to reduce U.S. military presence in Okinawa, Japan.
The Tokyo public transport system’s culture of punctuality aims for a perfect record of timetable adherence—not one second more or less.
An elderly Japanese woman was attacked by a stray cat in her home.
Trump on Monday false claimed during remarks to business leaders in Tokyo that construction for the controversial pipeline is underway, even though the project hasn't found buyers yet.
Japan is the only country ever attacked with a nuclear weapon, and more than 72 years later it has the ability to build a bomb of its own.