The killing bore some similarities to the shooting death of an Italian working in Bangladesh, Cesare Tavella.
The upper house’s approval makes the legislation into law, reinterpreting Japan’s constitution and fundamentally changing the way it uses its military.
There are no homes within that area and there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
As heavy rain pummeled Japan for a second straight day, the Kinugawa River broke through a flood berm sending water gushing into the eastern half of Joso
Japan central government has said radiation levels in Naraha have fallen to levels deemed safe following decontamination efforts.
“Tokyo had requested that Beijing make sure that the event was not so anti-Japanese, but instead contain elements of rapprochement between Japan and China,” said a Japanese official.
Taiwan’s EasyCard Corp. said on its website that it sold its full run of 15,000 card sets by 4:18 a.m. Tuesday after phone orders started at midnight.
“It turned around and landed back at Osaka airport at 7:50 am,” said ANA spokeswoman Hanae Satomura.
Nearly 1,000 foreign troops from 17 countries will participate in China’s military parade here on September 3 to mark the 70th anniversary of the World War II victory against Japan, a military official said.
Japan’s Metrological Agency said it was moving to the north, and forecast a maximum 200 mm (4.8 inches) of rain an hour.
The blast happened after midnight at the Sagami General Depot in Sagamihara, a city about 25 miles (40 kilometers) southwest of Tokyo, said Navy Commander Bill Urban, a Pentagon press officer.
Shinzo Abe decided to side with Western countries who are not attending events in China because of worries about its military expansion in the region, the Sankei newspaper reported.
The worst sufferer of nuclear warfare, Japan has risen phoenix-like and today is synonymous with not only technological advancement but lifestyle innovations as well.
China plans to hold a series of events to commemorate the anniversary, including a lavish military parade featuring aerial displays and Beijing’s latest weapons.
South Korea’s president said that Abe’s statement “left a lot to be desired,” and China called it evasive.