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Japan deploys large patrol ship near Senkakus Islands

Wednesday, October 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 5,2011

Japan has deployed its newest patrol ship to boost security around the disputed Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea.

The 1,300-ton patrol boat entered Ishigaki Port in Okinawa Prefecture on Tuesday. Members of the Ishigaki Coast Guard Office boarded the vessel to Read more…

Japan:Severe tropical storm lingering near Okinawa

Monday, September 19, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 19,2011

 
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Japan:Storm Roke blocked by high-pressure systems

Sunday, September 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 18,2011
Tropical storm Roke, currently located off Okinawa Prefecture, is moving slowly at 10 kilometer per hour. Read more…

Japan:Russian bombers fly around Japan

Friday, September 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 9,2011

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Japan:Japan marks 66th anniversary of WW2 on Monday

Monday, August 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 15,2011

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Japan:Typhoon Muifa moving away from Okinawa

Sunday, August 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 7,2011
A strong typhoon is moving northwest over the East China Sea after hitting Japan’s southwestern islands of Okinawa. Read more…

Japan:Powerful typhoon brings storms to Okinawa

Saturday, August 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 6,2011

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Japan:Typhoon Ma-on brushes Daito Island

Monday, July 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 18,2011
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Japan:66th anniversary of battles in Okinawa – WWII

Thursday, June 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June 23,2011

Japan’s southernmost prefecture of Okinawa is marking the 66th anniversary of the end of fighting between the Japanese Army and US forces during World War Two.

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