Aug. 15, 2022

(Update) Japan New COVID-19 Cases Down by 28,000

Tokyo, Aug. 14 (Jiji Press)--Japan confirmed 178,353 new COVID-19 cases Sunday, down by some 28,000 from a week before.

Chinese Coast Guard Ships Enter Japanese Waters

Naha, Okinawa Pref., Aug. 14 (Jiji Press)--Two Chinese coast guard ships entered Japanese waters around the Senkaku Islands in Okinawa Prefecture, southernmost Japan, on Sunday.

HEADLINES

POLITICS
Okinawa Sues Japan Govt Again over US Base Construction in Henoko
ECONOMY
Sugimori Resigns as ENEOS Holdings Chairman for Private Reason
SPORTS
MLB: Suzuki Goes 1 for 3 with 1 RBI, 2 Walks in Cubs' 4-2 Win against Reds
OTHER
520 Victims in JAL Plane Crash 37 Yrs Ago Remembered on Osutaka Ridge