Abe: Japan Protests To N.korea Over Boat Collision

Abe: Japan protests to N.Korea over boat collision

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has disclosed that Japan has lodged a protest with North Korea over a boat collision in Japan's exclusive economic zone.

Abe referred to Monday's collision in an Upper House plenary session the following day. A patrol ship of Japan's Fisheries Agency and a North Korean fishing boat collided in the Sea of Japan, off the Noto Peninsula in Ishikawa Prefecture.

Abe:japan Protests To N. Korea Over Boat Collision

Abe:Japan protests to N. Korea over boat collision

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has disclosed that Japan has lodged a protest with North Korea over a boat collision in Japan's exclusive economic zone.

Abe referred to Monday's collision in an Upper House plenary session the following day. A patrol ship of Japan's Fisheries Agency and a North Korean fishing boat collided in the Sea of Japan, off the Noto Peninsula in Ishikawa Prefecture.

Japan Protests N.korea Over Collision In Eez

Japan protests N.Korea over collision in EEZ

Japan has lodged a protest against North Korea over a collision between one of its patrol ships and a North Korean fishing boat in Japan's exclusive economic zone.

The two ships collided in the Sea of Japan off the Noto Peninsula in Ishikawa Prefecture on Monday.

Japan Protests North Korean Launch

Japan protests North Korean launch

The Japanese government says North Korea's latest launch of ballistic missiles violates UN Security Council resolutions and is extremely regrettable.

Japan has lodged a protest against the North and condemned its actions.

Kono Urges Dialogue To End Hong Kong Protests

Kono urges dialogue to end Hong Kong protests

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono has urged parties involved in the Hong Kong protests to exercise restraint and resolve their differences peacefully through dialogue.

It's been three months since massive demonstrations began in Hong Kong to protest a bill that would enable suspects to be sent to mainland China to face trial.

Kono Protests S.korea Decision To Exit Intel Pact

Kono protests S.Korea decision to exit intel pact

Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono has summoned South Korea's ambassador and lodged a protest at Seoul's decision to end an intelligence-sharing agreement between the two countries.

Kono met South Korea's Ambassador Nam Gwan-pyo on Thursday after Seoul made the decision earlier in the day.

Japan Protests Russia's Planned Live-fire Drills

Japan protests Russia's planned live-fire drills

The Japanese government says it has lodged a protest with Russia over its plan to hold live-fire drills near one of the four islands controlled by Russia and claimed by Japan.

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga disclosed on Monday that the government had protested through a diplomatic channel immediately after Moscow notified Tokyo of the plan.

Japan Protests To Russia Over Planned Visit

Japan protests to Russia over planned visit

Japanese officials say they are protesting a planned visit by the Russian Prime Minister to an island which is controlled by Russia and claimed by Japan.

Officials in Etorofu Island say Dmitry Medvedev is making arrangements to visit the island via Sakhalin as early as August, and that local officials are making preparations.

Japan Lodges Protests With Seoul, Moscow

Japan lodges protests with Seoul, Moscow

Japan's top government spokesperson says Tokyo has lodged a protest with South Korea, over the actions it took related to the Russian warplane.

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said, "In light of Japan's position on the sovereignty over Takeshima, the firing of warning shots by South Korean military aircraft is totally unacceptable and extremely regrettable. We lodged a strong protest with the South Korean government and demanded it prevent any similar incident from occuring. "

Japan Govt. Protests Against S.korea, Russia

Japan govt. protests against S.Korea, Russia

The Japanese government has lodged protests against both South Korea and Russia through diplomatic channels over the South's warning shots at a Russian military aircraft.

Japan told South Korea on Tuesday it is unacceptable for South Korean fighter jets to fire warning shots over the Takeshima Islands.

Hiroshima Protests Us Subcritical Nuclear Test

Hiroshima protests US subcritical nuclear test

People in Hiroshima are protesting the latest nuclear test by the United States. The US government announced last week that the country carried out a subcritical nuclear test earlier this year.

A US government laboratory said it carried out the experiment in Nevada in February as part of a drive to modernize the country's nuclear weapons.

Japan Protests Planned Russian Drone Deployment

Japan protests planned Russian drone deployment

Japan has lodged a protest with Russia over a media report that Moscow plans to deploy a new type of surveillance drone in Japan's Northern Territories.

The Russian newspaper Izvestia reported on Monday that the country's military has decided to deploy Orlan-10 unmanned aerial vehicles to an artillery unit stationed on two of the four Russian-controlled islands.