Japanese PM sends letter to Azerbaijani president on 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between two countries
Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe has sent a letter to President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
16:50 13 September
Protesters clash with police as US adds launchers to South Korean THAAD Site
As Seoul takes a harder line against North Korea following Pyongyang’s recent nuclear activities, the US military added new launchers to its controversial missile defense system in South Korea Thursday and dozens of South Korean protesters sustained injuries in clashes with the police, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
23:45 07 September
Japanese PM urges Russia to collaborate in untangling situation around DPRK
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has urged Russia to collaborate against the policies pursued by the DPRK and voiced the hope joint steps on the part of Japan and Russia would help scale down the current tensions on the Korean Peninsula, APA reports quoting TASS.
06:32 06 September
Trump discusses North Korea with Japan's Abe
U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday spoke by telephone with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss the escalating threats from North Korea, the White House said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:23 03 September
UK, Japan to stick to Int'l commitments amid N. Korean threat - Foreign Office
The United Kingdom and Japan will continue to adhere to their international obligations against in the wake of the recent military activities of North Korea, a source at the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office told Sputnik on Thursday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
01:27 01 September
Trump, Japan's Abe confirm cooperation on North Korea: White House
U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe spoke by telephone on Wednesday and confirmed their “continuing, close cooperation” to address North Korea’s launch of a ballistic missile that flew over Japan earlier this week, the White House said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
20:46 30 August
Message from North Korean missile over Japan 'loud and clear': Trump
President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that all options are on the table for the United States to respond to North Korea’s firing of a ballistic missile over northern Japan’s Hokkaido island into the sea in a new show of force, APA reports quoting Reuters..
02:29 30 August
Japan PM Abe says agreed with Trump to increase pressure on North Korea
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday that he agreed with U.S. President Donald Trump in telephone talks to increase pressure on North Korea after the country’s latest missile launch, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:41 29 August
North Korea fires missile over Japan, sharply escalating tensions
North Korea fired a missile that flew over Japan and landed in waters off the northern region of Hokkaido early on Tuesday, South Korean and Japanese officials said, marking a sharp escalation of tensions on the Korean peninsula, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:40 29 August
North Korea fires missile into sea off east coast in unusual night test
North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Friday in an unusual late-night test launch from its northern Jangang province that landed in the sea off its east coast, possibly in Japan's exclusive economic zone, South Korea and Japan said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:09 28 July
Trump, Putin met for nearly an hour in second G20 meeting
06:01 19 July
Putin reveals what he discussed with Trump during two-hour-long meeting
Russian President Vladimir Putin said he discussed at the first meeting with US President Donald Trump on Friday the situation in Ukraine and Syria, the fight against terrorism and cybersecurity, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
21:13 07 July
North Korea test-fires ballistic missile ahead of G20 summit
North Korea test-launched a ballistic missile from its western region into the sea off its east coast on Tuesday, South Korea's military said, ahead of a summit of leaders from the Group of 20 nations in Germany later this week, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:02 04 July
Japanese PM orders emergency readiness after North Korea test
In the wake of the latest North Korean ballistic missile test, the Japanese prime minister has ordered to beef up security in the country, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
06:55 29 April
Pence says US will work with Japan, allies to resolve against North Korea
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence talked with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during their meeting at Abe's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, April 18, APA reported citing Reuters.
11:32 18 April
Japan PM Abe says he, Trump agree North Korea missile launch a 'serious threat'
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday that he and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed in a telephone call that North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch was "a dangerous provocation and a serious threat," APA reports quoting Reuters
06:14 06 April
Japan, US leaders agree to hold 2+2 format talks amid N. Korean missile launches
Shinzo Abe and Donald Trump agreed to hold talks in the 2+2 format between the foreign and defense ministries, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
07:30 07 March
Trump says us uses whole spectrum of military capabilities to deter N. Korea
Trump said that Washington was using the full range of military capabilities to deter Pyongyang, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
07:10 07 March
U.S. starts deploying THAAD system in South Korea after North Korea missile test
The United States started to deploy the first elements of its advanced Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile system to South Korea following North Korea's test of four ballistic missiles, U.S. Pacific Command said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:41 07 March
Japan's Aso says wants to discuss rules for free trade with U.S.
Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday he wants to use the U.S.-Japan economic dialogue as a platform to discuss rules for free trade and investment, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:45 03 March