National Apr 12, 2021

Emperor and empress send condolences over death of Prince Philip

Japan's imperial couple sent messages of condolence to Britain's Queen Elizabeth II following the death of her husband Prince Philip last week, the Imperial Household Agency said Monday. Emperor Naruhito paid tribute to Prince Philip in remembering how kind he was to him while he ...

Japan to work with both U.S. and Britain on next fighter jet

National Dec 2, 2020

Japan to work with both U.S. and Britain on next fighter jet

Japan has decided to develop a successor to its aging F-2 fighter jet jointly with both the United States and Britain instead of picking only one partner, government sources said Wednesday. Under the plan, Japan will work with the two partners on specific parts for ...