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Olympics 2020: Athletes to sleep on recyclable cardboard beds in Tokyo

Olympics 2020: Athletes to sleep on recyclable cardboard beds in Tokyo

 

A man walks past the Olympic rings in the Nihombashi district on July 24, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images).


September 24, 2019 - 20:41 GMT
8 dead, 10 hospitalized in Ukrainian hotel fire

8 dead, 10 hospitalized in Ukrainian hotel fire

 

A policeman in front of the Tokyo Star hotel in Odessa, southern Ukraine, after a fire broke out overnight.


August 17, 2019 - 11:36 GMT
N.Korea: Australian student was spying, spreading propaganda

N.Korea: Australian student was spying, spreading propaganda

 

Australian student Alek Sigley arrives at the airport in Tokyo on Thursday, July 4, 2019. The Australian student who vanished in North Korea more than a week ago arrived in Tokyo Thursday, July 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)


July 06, 2019 - 10:55 GMT
Outrage over McCain incident adds to Shanahan's hurdles

Outrage over McCain incident adds to Shanahan's hurdles

 

The USS John S. McCain under repair at a dry dock is seen after a rededication ceremony at the U.S. Naval base in Yokosuka, southwest of Tokyo, July 12, 2018.


May 31, 2019 - 01:50 GMT
Bolton Says Iran Is Likely Responsible for Oil Tanker Attacks

Bolton Says Iran Is Likely Responsible for Oil Tanker Attacks

 

The national security adviser, John R. Bolton, center, in Tokyo on Monday. On Wednesday, he accused Iran of playing a key role in recent attacks on ships off the coast of the United Arab Emirates.


May 29, 2019 - 13:22 GMT
Report: Japan bus stop stabbing wounds 19, kills up to 3

Report: Japan bus stop stabbing wounds 19, kills up to 3

 

This aerial photo shows the scene of an attack in Kawasaki, near Tokyo Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Authorities say a number of people have been stabbed in an attack. (Jun Hirata/Kyodo News via AP)


May 28, 2019 - 01:02 GMT
2 dead, including child, in stabbing attack in Japan

2 dead, including child, in stabbing attack in Japan

 

A ship passes a petro-industrial complex in Kawasaki near Tokyo December 18, 2014.


May 28, 2019 - 00:33 GMT
16 injured, including children, in Japan stabbing attack: fire dept

16 injured, including children, in Japan stabbing attack: fire dept

 

Chimneys of an industrial complex and Tokyo's skyline are seen from an observatory deck at an industrial port in Kawasaki, Japan, October 24, 2016.


May 28, 2019 - 00:03 GMT
A political scientist caused confusion when he made up a Trump quote. The president noticed.

A political scientist caused confusion when he made up a Trump quote. The president noticed.

 

President Trump listens during a joint news conference with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at Akasaka Palace in Tokyo, Monday. (Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters)


May 27, 2019 - 21:13 GMT
Donald Trump defends dictator Kim Jong Un, bashes Joe Biden from Japan

Donald Trump defends dictator Kim Jong Un, bashes Joe Biden from Japan

 

President Donald Trump speaks with Japanese business leaders, Saturday, May 25, 2019, in Tokyo, as U.S. Ambassador to Japan William Hagerty listens.


May 26, 2019 - 21:22 GMT
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