Japan-U.S. drill to retake remote island kicks off

Jun 12, 2013

Japan-U.S. drill to retake remote island kicks off

The United States and Japan on Monday began a drill in California that simulates retaking remote islands using MV-22 Osprey aircraft for landing exercises, at the request of the U.S. military. It is the first time the Ground, Maritime and Air Self-Defense forces have ...

Mar 14, 2011

Cheating and the cheated

Perhaps only in Japan could a young man be arrested for the crime of “obstructing university operations by fraudulent means.” For weeks, the nation’s headlines have been jammed with the story about a student who cheated on the entrance exam for four prestigious universities, ...