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After Fukushima, Dogs Suffer PTSD-Like Symptoms

October 12, 2012, 10:29 pm

Dogs that went through through the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, triggered by the massive 9.0-magnitude earthquake in Japan last year, tended to have symptoms similar to [...]

Why TEPCO Failed to Prevent the Fukushima Disaster

October 12, 2012, 1:48 pm

TEPCO, the Japanese utility in charge of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant that melted down last year, admitted on Friday that the disaster could have been averted. So why did [...]

Chinese Finance Chiefs Skip IMF Meeting in Tokyo, Report Says

October 10, 2012, 1:01 pm

Two high-level Chinese finance officials recently skipped a major financial meeting in Tokyo, a possible display of the Chinese regime’s pique toward Japan over contested islands.

US Sends Military Aircraft Fleet to Okinawa

October 1, 2012, 2:17 pm

The United States has deployed military aircraft to the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, despite protests from local residents over the decision.

Chinese Regime Pressures, Japanese Businesses Retaliate

September 27, 2012, 7:39 pm

China’s stricter customs checks of Japanese goods and a growing call to boycott Japanese-made products is causing a boomerang effect as some Japanese companies seriously [...]

Japanese Medicine Boycotted by Chinese Hospitals Over Island Row

September 27, 2012, 3:41 pm

The weeks-long diplomatic row over who has sovereignty over the Senkaku islands has triggered Chinese companies to boycott Japanese-made goods and services, including [...]

Japan, Taiwan Use Water Canons in Islands Row

September 25, 2012, 11:58 am

Between 40 and 50 Taiwanese boats crossed into Japanese waters on Tuesday after ignoring orders from the Japanese Coast Guard. The boats were forced to turn back when the [...]

In Island Row, an Attempt to Soften China-Japan Tensions

September 24, 2012, 2:21 pm

Subtle shifts have taken place between China and Japan in the dispute over rocky islands in the sea recently, though disputes continue to rage.

China-Japan Diplomatic Event Canceled Over Islands

September 23, 2012, 2:55 pm

A diplomatic event meant to celebrate 40 years of ties between Japan and China was summarily canceled recently as ties between the two countries continue to fray.

Japanese Companies to Close Factories in China

September 17, 2012, 5:53 pm

Violent anti-Japan riots in China have led to several Japanese companies deciding to shut down factories in China, at least temporarily.


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