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Japan’s forbidden fruit

How Abe’s landslide victory and Japan’s security challenges open a new door for Israeli security tech

An aerial view shows No.3 reactor building at tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant
Tsunami hits Japan after strong quake, nuclear plant briefly disrupted

A tsunami of up to 1.4 meters (4.5 feet) had been observed around Sendai, about 70 km north of Fukushima, following the quake, which struck at 5:59 a.m local time.

My father, the soldier of occupation

Lacking the benefit of my father’s first-person perspective has spurred me to do my own research into the US occupation of Japan, a subject I have found holds little interest for most Americans of my acquaintance.

People cross a junction in front of advertising billboards in the Shibuya shopping district in Tokyo
Report: At least 19 dead in knife attack in Japan

Police in Sagamihara, Kanagawa Prefecture, west of Tokyo have arrested a 20-year-old suspect, Kyodo reported.

NOBUKI SUGIHARA, son of Japanese diplomat, Chiune Sugihara (in black and white picture), who helped
The unknown legacy of a Japanese hero: Chiune Sugihara

Against orders from the Japanese government, Consul Sugihara issued the Jews of Kovno thousands of transit visas, allowing the recipients passage through the Soviet Union and Japan.

Anne Frank
Tokyo police arrest man in connection with Anne Frank vandalism

Pages ripped from at least 265 copies of the diary and other related books in public libraries and book stores throughout Tokyo.

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