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8 hrs ago | The Japan Times
The 16-year-old high school girl arrested Sunday for allegedly killing a classmate in Nagasaki Prefecture says she cut up the body of her victim because she was "interested in trying dissection on a human after dissecting a cat and reading medical books," according to police sources.
20 hrs ago | The Japan Times
Maritime Self-Defense Force Rear Adm. Hidetoshi Iwasaki joins Indian and U.S. naval officers at a news conference before the start of a weeklong joint exercise in the Pacific Ocean at the U.S. Navy's base in Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture, on July 24. Traffic at the Maritime Self-Defense Force base at Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture, is typically ... (more)
Yesterday | The Washington Post
A hearse carrying the coffin of Japanese schoolgirl Aiwa Matsuo, alleged to have been murdered by a classmate, leaves a funeral hall in Sasebo, Japan, on July 29, 2014.
From the Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine , Division of Stroke Care Unit , and Department of Neurology , National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotsuke, Japan ; Department of Neurosurgery and Stroke Center, Nakamura ... (more)
While the world focuses on the Middle East and Ukraine, China's neighbors worry about the fallout of brewing tensions along its borders.
A series of anonymous murder confessions were posted on the popular 2channel Internet forum Saturday evening, prompting police to investigate their possible link with the death and dismemberment of 15-year-old Aiwa Matsuo in Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture.
A high school student was arrested on suspicion of killing and dismembering her 15-year-old classmate, police told local media on Monday.
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A journalist receives a check for radiation after visiting Tokyo Electric Power Co.'
Japan may have crossed a rubicon as it will only be a matter of time before it acts like a 'normal' country where troop deployment is concerned.
Tokyo: A 15-year-old Japanese schoolgirl has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a classmate and dismembering her body.
A teenager was arrested Sunday on suspicion of killing a high school friend who was visiting her apartment in Nagasaki Prefecture, police said.
Japan's claim of China's Diaoyu islands is yet another attempt to break the international order established after the World War II, and proof of the Japanese right wing's ambitions to rebuild the country into a military power, experts said here Saturday.
Asians are now awake to the fear of armed conflict. A recent Pew Survey of 11 Asian countries reports that more than half those surveyed expressed such concerns that tensions over rocks and islets claimed by China could spill over.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 08:16 pm
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