Japan need to make clear break from militaristic past

October 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Japan need to make clear break from militaristic past 

BEIJING, Oct. 20 — It is regrettable that select Japanese politicians are persistent in their visits to the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in downtown Tokyo.

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FEATURE: Osaka woman laments one-day delay in ending WWII

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OSAKA, Sept. 25 — Reiko Yoshitomi has never ceased to rue the delay in ending World War II.

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Feature: Sight of U.S. plane over Tokyo signaled WWII defeat to teenage girl

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TOKYO, Aug. 9 — The sight of a U.S. airplane flying over Tokyo apparently to check what damage aerial bombing had done to the capital was the moment when Kimie Nemoto felt Japan was heading for defeat in World War II.

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(Roundup) S. Korea repeats call for Abe to inherit right history perception in WWII statement

August 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Roundup) S. Korea repeats call for Abe to inherit right history perception in WWII statement 

SEOUL, Aug. 10 — South Korean President Park Geun-hye reiterated her call Monday for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to inherit right historical perception of previous governments at his upcoming statement this week to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.

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Ilocanos seek declaration of victory of Battle of Bessang Pass as national holiday

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CERVANTES, Ilocos Sur, June 16 —Ilocos Sur top officials led by Vice Governor Deogracias Victor B. Savellano and Cervantes town Mayor Benjamin Maggay asked President Benigno S. Aquino to declare June 14 of every year as national holiday in honor of the victory of Filipino freedom fighters in the Battle of Bessang Pass during World War II.

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WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights 

BERLIN, Oct. 2 — Due to a bomb disposal operation, Berlin's Tegel Airport was closed on Wednesday afternoon for about half an hour, German local media reported on Wednesday.

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WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights 

BERLIN, Oct. 2 — Due to a bomb disposal operation, Berlin's Tegel Airport was closed on Wednesday afternoon for about half an hour, German local media reported on Wednesday.

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WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights 

BERLIN, Oct. 2 — Due to a bomb disposal operation, Berlin's Tegel Airport was closed on Wednesday afternoon for about half an hour, German local media reported on Wednesday.

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WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights 

BERLIN, Oct. 2 — Due to a bomb disposal operation, Berlin's Tegel Airport was closed on Wednesday afternoon for about half an hour, German local media reported on Wednesday.

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WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on WWII bomb disposal disrupts Berlin flights 

BERLIN, Oct. 2 — Due to a bomb disposal operation, Berlin's Tegel Airport was closed on Wednesday afternoon for about half an hour, German local media reported on Wednesday.

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