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Abe to visit Laos in September for ASEAN summit talks

May 29, 2016

Abe to visit Laos in September for ASEAN summit talks

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Saturday he is planning to visit Laos in September for summit meetings involving the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. “I would like to pay an official visit to your country in September to take part in ASEAN-related summits,” Abe ...

May 29, 2016

80 U.S. scholars urge Obama to shut down U.S. bases in Okinawa

About 80 prominent scholars and activists are calling on the U.S. government to close its military bases in Okinawa Prefecture over a base worker’s alleged involvement in the death of a local woman. The scholars and activists include Peter Kuznick, an American University professor ...