National Topics

Oct 1, 2015

Kishida vows to achieve nuclear-free world

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, in a speech at the U.N. headquarters in New York on Wednesday, reiterated the country’s resolve to realize a world without nuclear weapons. Seventy years ago, more than 200,000 precious lives were lost in the atomic bombings of Hiroshima, Kishida’s ...

Sep 30, 2015

Abe announces Cabinet reshuffle on Oct. 7

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Tuesday he will reshuffle his Cabinet at the end of next week and will at the same time shake up the executives at the helm of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party. Speaking at a news conference in New York, ...