TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Defense Minister Tomomi Inada said on Friday the possibility of further provocative action from North Korea could not be denied.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S., South Korean and Japanese defense officials on Thursday condemned North Korea's recent missile launches as "provocative acts" that posed "a serious threat to peace and stability."
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan, China and South Korea agreed to urge North Korea to refrain from provocation and follow U.N. Security Council resolutions, after the country's latest missile launch towards Japan early on Wednesday.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan urged North Korea on Tuesday to refrain from taking provocative action and to continue cooperation with the United States and South Korea.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was widely expected to appoint conservative ally Tomomi Inada as defense minister on Wednesday, a move that could upset China and South Korea, while keeping key ministers in their...