Suga attends memorial for father of North Korea abductee

National Oct 24, 2020

Suga attends memorial for father of North Korea abductee

A memorial was held Saturday for Shigeru Yokota, a prominent figure due to his tireless campaigning for the return of his daughter, Megumi, and her compatriots who were abducted by North Korea in the 1970s and 1980s. Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga attended the central Tokyo ...

Japan says it remains on alert over North Korean military moves

National Jun 17, 2020

Japan says it remains on alert over North Korean military moves

The Japanese government said Wednesday it remains on alert after North Korea announced plans to deploy troops to inter-Korean cooperation sites. "We remain on alert to respond to any situation," Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference. Patriot Advanced Capability-3, or PAC-3, batteries are ...