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Water, mountain accidents claim five lives over three-day weekend

Jul 18, 2017

Water, mountain accidents claim five lives over three-day weekend

Mountain- and water-related accidents claimed five lives Monday, the last day of a three-day weekend when temperatures reached above 30 degrees Celsius in many parts of Japan.Also one person is listed as missing in the mountains and eight people were injured across the country. ...

Japan says 'now is not the time for dialogue' on North Korea

/ Jul 18, 2017

Japan says 'now is not the time for dialogue' on North Korea

Japan called Monday for increased pressure on North Korea, saying this is not a time for dialogue.Government spokesman Norio Maruyama said North Korea reached “a new level” with its latest launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile as Americans celebrated Independence Day on July 4. ...