Japan

Japan and France urged the U.N.-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal on Tuesday to expedite the trial of the sole surviving senior leader of the 1970s Khmer Rouge regime,...

Japan executed two death row inmates Friday morning, the first executions since last December, government sources said. The executions were ordered by Justice...

Japan confirmed Friday it will remove South Korea from a list of trusted export destinations, which would expand the number of restricted materials used by...

Japan’s Hayabusa2 space probe successfully touched down on an asteroid in space, country’s space agency said on Thursday. “The landing was a huge...

A Japanese city of 600.000 people has been evacuated due to a freak rainstorm. Residents of Kagoshima, in the country’s south, have been told to take shelter...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe praised Saudi Arabia’s efforts to reduce its dependence on oil and promised Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman that Japan...

The leaders of Japan and China agreed to boost bilateral ties and pledged to open a “new era” in their relations, media reports said on Friday....

Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya said Monday the crash of an Air Self-Defense Force F-35A stealth fighter in the Pacific Ocean off Aomori Prefecture two months...

Tehran is prepared to hear out Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe when he visits Iran in mid-June to offer mediation in the Islamic Republic’s dispute with...

Japan plans to buy 105 U.S.-made stealth warplanes, Donald Trump said on Monday, which the U.S. President said would give Tokyo the largest F35 fleet of any...

According to the Defense Security Cooperation Agency, the State Department cleared Japan to procure 160 AIM-120C-7 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles...

On the last day of his 30-year reign, Emperor Akihito on Tuesday said he “sincerely thanks” the Japanese people for their support of him as the symbol of...