Low birth rate has Japan on ‘verge’ of societal collapse, prime minister warns

Low birth rate has Japan on ‘verge’ of societal collapse, prime minister warns

by WorldTribune Staff, January 24, 2023 Births in Japan plunged to a new record low last year, dropping below 800,000 for the first time, according to official estimates. Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said the country, which has a population of 125 million, must take urgent steps to tackle the declining birth rate, declaring it […]

Pentagon, Seoul issue joint ultimatum to Kim Jong-Un

Pentagon, Seoul issue joint ultimatum to Kim Jong-Un

by WorldTribune Staff, November 3, 2022 The Pentagon and South Korea issued a joint warning to the Kim Jong-Un regime on Thursday after North Korea carried out several missile tests on Wednesday and Thursday, including the test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that was heading toward northern Japan before disappearing in mid-flight. “Any nuclear […]

China celebrates anti-U.S. governor’s win in Okinawa, home of Marine Corps Air Station Futenma

China celebrates anti-U.S. governor’s win in Okinawa, home of Marine Corps Air Station Futenma

Analysis by WorldTribune Staff, September 14, 2022 Communist leaders in Beijing were reportedly celebrating the election victory on Sept. 11 of Okinawa Gov. Denny Tamaki, who has adamantly opposed the U.S. troop presence on the Japanese island. The plan to move the strategic U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Futenma from a crowded neighborhood to a […]

Tillerson: U.S. will back Japan, South Korea with ‘full range’ of nuclear, conventional capabilities

Tillerson: U.S. will back Japan, South Korea with ‘full range’ of nuclear, conventional capabilities

by WorldTribune Staff, February 17, 2017 In the wake of North Korea’s latest test of a nuclear-capable missile, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Feb. 16 vowed that Washington would defend Japan and South Korea with its full arsenal, including nuclear weapons. “The United States remains steadfast in its defense commitments to its allies, […]