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June 27, 2020

Japan worried about falling leadership presence at international bodies

Government officials are expressing a sense of crisis over Japan’s […]
June 24, 2020

Japan hits back against South Korean criticism over World Heritage sites

The government hit back Wednesday at South Korea’s efforts to […]
May 11, 2020

Indiscriminate Haftar attacks constitute war crime: Ankara

ANKARA-Anadolu Agency AFP Photo Turkey will consider elements of Libyan […]
March 11, 2020

Japan to back EU-led U.N. resolution on human rights in North Korea

Japan will back a draft U.N. resolution condemning North Korea’s […]
March 5, 2020

Gender gap deeply ingrained in Japan, says top U.N. official Nakamitsu

NEW YORK – Gender gaps remain significant in Japan as […]
March 3, 2020

Japan won’t back U.N. exhibition unless Fukushima references removed, hibakusha say

The Foreign Ministry has said it may withdraw its backing […]
February 18, 2020

Bringing sustainable development into play: UNDP teams up with basketball federation to raise awareness

Hazal Özcan – ANKARA The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) […]
February 14, 2020

800,000 people fleeing the war front TIME ONLINE

The contested humanitarian situation Northwest Syria worsens further. According to […]
February 6, 2020

The Japan Times joins U.N. Sustainable Development Goals Media Compact

The Japan Times Ltd. announced Friday that it has signed […]
February 4, 2020

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to visit Hiroshima in August

NEW YORK – U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday he […]
February 4, 2020

Libyan conflict parties ready for “permanent ceasefire”

Civil war has been raging in Libya for months. Photo: […]
January 20, 2020

IAEA acknowledges improvement in Japan’s nuclear inspections

The International Atomic Energy Agency said Tuesday that Japan “had […]