Oct. 01, 2022

One More LDP Lawmaker Linked to Church Found

Tokyo, Sept. 30 (Jiji Press)--One more lawmaker in Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party has been found to have links to the controversial religious group known as the Unification Church, the LDP said Friday.

Japan Panel Starts Talks on Boosting Defense Capabilities

Tokyo, Sept. 30 (Jiji Press)--A panel of experts set up by the Japanese government started discussions Friday on ways to drastically strengthen the country's defense capabilities.

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Rakugo Storyteller Sanyutei Enraku Dies of Lung Cancer at 72