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World News >> Japan

VX survivor recalls brush with Aum assassin in ’95
A man who survived a VX attack by Aum Shinrikyo in Tokyo details the assault and his reaction to news footage of Kim Jong Nam’s ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Did North Korea kill Kim Jong Nam with VX nerve agent to send a signal to its enemies?
Last week’s stunning revelation that the deadly VX nerve agent was used to kill the estranged half brother of North Korea’s leader at a crowded ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Duterte fans, foes in mass Manila rallies
Thousands of supporters and foes of President Rodrigo Duterte joined large rallies in Manila on Saturday, highlighting how his brutal drug war has polarized the ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Japan doubles fighter jets deployed for scrambles against China
The Air Self-Defense Force has doubled the number of planes it scrambles against airspace intrusions from two to four as Chinese planes keep approaching the ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Premium Friday is not about taking a holiday
The anonymous writer of Asahi Shimbun's finance-related Keizai Kishodai column pointed out in the Feb. 18 edition that Japanese people only think of time off ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly heavyweight Uchida decides not to seek eighth term
Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly heavyweight Shigeru Uchida, a former secretary-general of the ruling liberal Democratic Party’s Tokyo chapter, said Saturday he will not seek re-election when ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Is Abe attempting to fuse the church and state?
It was morning in the land of the gods. “The mountains and the waters serve our sovereign,” wrote a seventh-century poet. “And she (Empress Jito), ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Marijuana’s good, bad and unknown effects on health
It can almost certainly ease chronic pain and might help some people sleep, but it may also raise the risk of getting schizophrenia and trigger ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Popularity of card loans add to financial woes
Supreme Court records show that there were 64,637 filings for personal bankruptcy in 2016, an increase of 781 cases over 2015, thus marking the first ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Records of nationalist Osaka school’s land purchase gone: ministry
Records of the negotiations on a heavily discounted land deal between the government and a nationalist school in Osaka have already been discarded, it is ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Abe, Putin may hold Russia summit in April
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering visiting Russia in late April to hold talks with President Vladimir Putin, informed sources said. Abe aims to use ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Junior high students show mixed results in English-language push
Japan’s junior high school students are achieving state goals for writing in English, but speaking, reading and listening are missing the mark, a ministry survey ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Malaysia to issue arrest warrant for North Korean diplomat in Kim Jong Nam murder
Malaysia said on Saturday it would issue an arrest warrant for a North Korean diplomat wanted for questioning over the murder of Kim Jong Nam ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

U.N. vote on Syria sanctions sought; Russia vows veto
Nations urging the U.N. to ban helicopter sales to Syria and impose other sanctions over its use of chemical weapons are seeking a Security Council ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Witnesses say Kansas bar gunman shouted to Indians, ‘Get out of my country!’
In the middle of a crowded bar, accused shooter Adam Purinton yelled, “Get out of my country!” at two Indian men, witnesses say, then opened ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Amid land grabs and evictions, Cambodia jails leading activist
Even before a Cambodian judge sentenced land rights activist Tep Vanny to prison, her fellow campaigners said her fate had already been sealed. Vanny, who ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

NASA weighing risk of adding crew to mega-rocket’s first flight
NASA is weighing the risk of adding astronauts to the first flight of its new mega-rocket, designed to eventually send crews to Mars. The space ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Trump vows ‘greatest’ military build-up, hammers nationalist themes at conservative conference
President Donald Trump said he would make a massive budget request for one of the “greatest military buildups in American history” on Friday in a ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Smile Japan routs China for first Asian Games women’s hockey title
Japan made the most of a fast start to defeat China 6-1 and win its first Asian Winter Games women’s ice hockey gold medal on ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Uno takes figure skating gold at Asian Winter Games
Shoma Uno overcame several early mistakes Sunday to win the gold medal in men’s figure skating on the final day of the Asian Winter Games. ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Kipsang eases to win at Tokyo Marathon
Former world record-holder Wilson Kipsang breezed to victory at the Tokyo Marathon on Sunday, but the Kenyan was well outside the world-record time he was ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

‘King Kazu’ sets new record with J. League appearance on 50th birthday
Evergreen former Japan striker Kazuyoshi Miura reached a new milestone on his 50th birthday on Sunday, rewriting his record as the oldest player to play ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Arai captures title at German judo tourney
Chizuru Arai captured the women’s 70-kg title at the Dusseldorf Grand Prix in Germany on Saturday. The 23-year-old Arai defeated Frenchwoman Marie Eve Gahie by ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Chelsea goes 11 points clear at top of Premier League table
Chelsea surged 11 points clear at the top of the Premier League as Pedro inspired a 3-1 win over Swansea, while Leicester’s gloom deepened as ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Kodaira claims double at speedskating worlds
Nao Kodaira won the women’s 500 and 1,000 meters while rewriting the national record in both distances to take the overall lead on the opening ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

NeoPhoenix’s Childress, Ashaolu provide big spark in victory over Diamond Dolphins
Former Stanford University and NBA forward Josh Childress delivered a big boost for the San-en NeoPhoenix on Saturday against the visiting Nagoya Diamond Dolphins. Childress’ ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Shirai earns wins in vault, high bar at World Cup meet
Rio 2016 Olympic team gymnastics event gold medalist Kenzo Shirai won the vault and high bar to complete a treble at a World Cup meet ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Choi collects Asian Winter Games gold
Rika Hongo struggled in the free program Saturday and missed out on a medal in the women’s figure skating competition at the Asian Winter Games, ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Hoop teams using data tools in order to boost analytical capabilities, scouting
In this digital era, basketball is a data-driven sport and those analytics impact the performances of teams and players today. Synergy Sports Technology has drastically ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Hasegawa leads 1-2 finish in slalom
Japan’s Emi Hasegawa won the women’s slalom Saturday for her second gold medal at the Asian Winter Games, with Asa Ando claiming silver. Hasegawa, who ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Legend Nagashima rekindles memories of an unforgettable life in baseball
It was good seeing former Yomiuri Giants third baseman and manager Shigeo Nagashima visiting the team’s spring training camp in Miyazaki earlier this month. He ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Hawks silence Japan’s bats
Right-hander Nao Higashihama combined with five pitchers for a four-hit shutout as the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks blanked the Japan national team 2-0 in a practice ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Toronto’s DeRozan delivers 43-point performance against Celtics
New talent helped the Toronto Raptors, though a familiar face pushed them over the finish line. Fresh off starting in last weekend’s All-Star Game, and ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Caps extend streak to 13
Without their usual offensive dominance at home and missing several key regulars, the Washington Capitals kept the puck almost all night and kept their home ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Sunwolves crushed in Super Rugby opener
The Sunwolves were handed a rude welcome to their second Super Rugby season with an 83-17 thrashing by the defending champion Hurricanes on Saturday. The ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Own goal lifts FC Tokyo
Yuto Misao scored a freak own goal to gift FC Tokyo a shock 1-0 win away against the defending champion Kashima Antlers on the opening ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Abe makes history with Grand Prix win
Sixteen-year-old Uta Abe became the youngest judoka in history to earn a Grand Prix title when she won the women’s 52-kg division Friday. According to ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Takanashi comes up short with third-place finish at worlds; Ito claims silver
Sara Takanashi missed out on Japan’s first gold medal and failed to break her jinx at the Nordic Ski World Championships when she finished third ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Injured 76ers rookie Simmons to miss remainder of season
Ben Simmons won’t make his NBA debut this season. His surgically repaired right foot hasn’t healed sufficiently for the No. 1 overall pick to play ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Gymnast Shirai wins floor title at Melbourne meet
Kenzo Shirai, a member of Japan’s gold medal-winning men’s gymnastics team at last summer’s Rio Olympics, won the floor title in the apparatus finals at ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Jin holds lead after men’s short program; Uno sits in second
China’s Jin Boyang leads the Asian Winter Games men’s figure skating competition after the short program on Friday, with Shoma Uno a close second. Jin ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Japanese need to take more leave, starting with when beloved pets pass
A recent survey corroborates the stereotype many folks have of the Japanese worker: In short, their work is endless and breaks are few and far ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

At the site of WWII Japanese POW breakout in Australia, a space for peace
In the early hours of Aug. 5, 1944, more than 600 Japanese POWs attempted an escape, knowing full well that most, if not all, would ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Devilish duo: an inseparable pair of cats named Kaisei and Muniko
Kaisei and Muniko, both about 7 months old, came to ARK separately but are now pretty much joined at the hip.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Pedophile sting ops roil U.S. forces on Okinawa
Controversial operations in which sailors pose online as underage girls lead to dozens of NCIS arrests.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Standing up to alienation on Tokyo’s comedy scene
Japan is an easy place to foster self-delusion, and a failure at comedy is like a bucket of ice water to the face.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

For African-American ‘idol’ Amina du Jean, difference is a double-edged sword
Amina du Jean been in Japan for only 2½ years, but in that time has become a bona fide idol, joined a J-idol group and ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Media outside Japan must stop normalizing sumo as an ethno-sport
Foreign correspondents should not pander to stereotypes, passing overt racism off as "tradition" practiced by those mystical, hidebound, inscrutable Japanese.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Here for you: a dog named Yukichi
Yukichi is something of an ideal little dog: healthy, happy, never destructive — one who would be happy with canine company or without.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Trump shocks Japan’s American expats into action
Established political groups see a surge in interest while new organizations form to meet demand.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Views from Tokyo: What effect do you think Trump’s election will have on Japan and the world?
People in Tokyo reflect on what U.S. President Donald Trump might mean for this archipelago and the rest of the world.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Japanese who’ve studied in U.S. see nation changing for the worse under Trump
The election of President Donald Trump has changed the way many Japanese people who studied in the U.S. feel about their former host country.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

‘Otaku’ gather to celebrate the obsessive at Nerd Nite Tokyo
At Nerd Nite Tokyo, self-confessed nerds from all walks of life gather once a month to loosen their anoraks, sup a beverage or two and ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

No country for old emperors
Brushing over precedents and kicking looming threats down the line, a government-appointed panel has dutifully paved the way for a politically convenient one-off abdication.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

No free ride for foreign drivers with disabilities on Japan’s expressways
British tourist N.W. contacted Lifelines about benefits for disabled drivers in Japan.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Kisses for you: Abandoned dog Roxy finds loving home in Yokosuka
Voulavent, now named Roxy, who was first featured here in June of last year, was found abandoned at a temple.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

New housing options get smaller in the city
Last month this column discussed how lack of city planning in the suburbs had led to an over-supply of new housing that exacerbated the well-publicized ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

East of Meiji Shrine, west of Jingu Stadium
It’s a brisk February day, with a neoprene blue and cloudless sky. I alight at Harajuku Station and head northeast, threading narrow alleyways filled with ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Denver’s ‘Harlem of the West’ legacy endures
The neighborhood was once called “The Harlem of the West.” It’s a place where Billie Holiday, Duke Ellington and Miles Davis performed to packed rooms ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Naoto Fukasawa: Between craft and design
Naoto Fukasawa is probably best known internationally for his designs for Muji, in particular for the wall-mounted CD player he created in 1999, which was ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Nintendo is switching it up
It’s still early in 2017, but Switch, Nintendo’s newest gaming console, is bound to be the most desirable hardware of the year. Both a home ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Deaths from India air pollution rivaling China
India’s air now rivals China’s as the world’s deadliest, according to a new study amid warnings that efforts to curb pollution from coal will not ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Sake brewer Philip Harper: ‘You need to learn humility in the face of nature’
British native on the need for patience during the brewing process.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Koenji’s alehouses and brewpubs put the craft back in beer
Often touted as Tokyo’s apex of cool, Koenji is a maze of narrow mixed-use streets, where the city’s trendsetters, en route to hip cafes, cross ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Nuwara Kade: Sri Lankan cuisine that take spice seriously
Hands up if you think spicy food in Japan could do with being (a whole lot) spicier? My hand is up — both of them, ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Tokyo’s retro coffee palaces are in a class entirely their own
The archetypical kissaten (traditional coffee shop) would probably be a cozy neighborhood joint with faded ’60s decor, one of those vintage pink pay phones that ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Takoriki: Where champagne and takoyaki meet halfway
A few years ago, Katashimo Winery in southern Osaka brought out Tako-cham, a limited-edition sparkling wine that, as is suggested by its name, is an ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Pocky’s vanilla variety pairs well with a particular side
To properly enjoy Pocky’s creamy vanilla variety, you’re going to need a drink. According to the snack’s intricate advertising campaign, it is ideally complimented by ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Welcome the season with sushi
The Prince Gallery Tokyo Kioicho, a Luxury Collection hotel in Tokyo, is offering the “Karin Temarisushi” sushi lunch plan — inspired by flower gardens — ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Investing big but wisely in Japanese study aids can reap dividends
An expensive dictionary, a big TV — and a wedding ring: just three of the big purchases that could give your Japanese a lift.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Wasteland: Tokyo grows on its own trash
Waste management authorities are working constantly to ensure that garbage in the metropolis is put to better use.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Himakajima: A seafood paradise known for octopus doubles down on a wave of tourism
In a small, open space a few streets from the harbor, rows of octopus flutter in the breeze. Skillfully pulled taught across bamboo stakes to ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Enjoying a road trip across southeast Mexico
The police didn’t ask for bribes. The roads were safe and fast. The food was particular, yet delicious. A road trip across southeast Mexico offered ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Ghosts continue to haunt Japan’s Battleship Island
The haunting silhouette of Hashima Island, known in English as Battleship Island, rises up from the sea, an abandoned testament to what was once the ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Techie home comforts
A polite talking ted You may remember Paro, the therapeutic seal robot that has been successful enough to be used by therapists to help dementia ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

What’s in a name? Just ask Cairophenomenons
When a band changes its name, it sometimes signifies a switch in artistic direction. For indie band Cairophenomenons — previously known as Cairo — the ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Review: WagakkiBand at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium
The only way WagakkiBand could be more Japanese is if Scarlett Johansson was playing the part of the singer. The eight-piece hit the Tokyo Metropolitan ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Music venue Three tries to up its numbers
Tokyo’s independent live music scene has always been somewhat dysfunctional. Complaints from performers about the prevalence of the ubiquitous pay-to-play ticket quota system — in ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Polish film director Andrzej Wajda represented the voice and conscience of a nation
“I stood here just after the end of the war,” Polish film director Andrzej Wajda said. “I was only 19 years old. The entire area ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

‘Radicalism in the Wilderness: International Contemporaneity and 1960s Art in Japan’: Reiko Tomii brings Japanese art in from the cold
Reiko Tomii’s profound and accessible study of 1960s avant-garde art from Japan offers an answer to a perennial problem in the appreciation of Japanese culture. ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

‘A Dark Night’s Passing’: Naoya Shiga sounds the depths of rootlessness
It takes a brave writer to make their main character as unlikeable as Kensaku Tokito. It is even more startling because Naoya Shiga was consciously ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

‘The Gentleman from Japan’: Impersonation and intrigue in China and Europe
“You don’t know anything, you like noodles, and you aren’t Japanese. Can we put that on your gravestone?” The Gentleman from Japan, by James Church.288 ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Solar-powered movie theater opens in Burkina Faso ahead of film festival
A solar-powered movie theater was unveiled in Burkina Faso on Friday ahead of the city’s hosting of Africa’s top film festival. The theater, with a ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Legendary Japanese animator Miyazaki comes out of retirement for new film
Director Hayao Miyazaki surprises fans by coming out of retirement to work on a new film that one Studio Ghibli producer describes as “quite exciting.”
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Oscars may be less white this time but little change seen in industry, or from hashtag
After two years of intense public scrutiny over the academy’s all-white acting nominations, the 2017 Oscar nominees are as diverse a group as the organization ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

From the ‘Queen of Boogie’ to ‘The Lion King,’ Japanese audiences are always up for a good musical
Few Japanese will dispute that we are a nation of dedicated music fans and, though it may not seem like it at first, this goes ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone hope to dance their way to Oscars glory in ‘La La Land’
It’s Hollywood’s weekend. The 89th Academy Awards will be held Feb. 26 and nominated for a record 14 Oscars is a musical ode to the ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

What to prepare for when you’re expecting one of Murakami’s mammoths
Haruki Murakami has put scientists to shame. Harvard geneticists recently announced that they are two years away from bringing the wooly mammoth back from extinction, ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Tokyo-based On-Art uses new methods to bring T. rex back to life
The crowd shrieked as an 8-meter-long Tyrannosaurus rex, walking with a heavy stomp, swung its long tail and bit a spectator with a growl. That ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Kanji Furutachi: Reacting to Japan’s film industry
Over the years I’ve heard many complaints about the bad acting in Japanese films, from the hammy emoting of over-indulged veterans to the amateurish turns ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

‘Man Down’: War injuries go beyond the battlefield
‘Man Down” is an indictment of war, and its message is one that focuses on its terrible lingering consequences — specifically, veterans suffering from post-traumatic ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Asian Film Festival unspools in Osaka
Why go to Osaka to see films? I may sound like an insufferable Tokyo snob asking this, but given all the hundreds of movies on ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Japan has no room to criticize U.S. refugee ban
Donald Trump's America isn't the only country turning its back on refugees. Japan is just as guilty.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Sagamihara killings indictment
It's now up to the courts to unravel the motives behind the Sagamihara stabbing spree, and the government to come up with an improved system ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

No welcome for refugees
The milk of human kindness toward refugees has soured across the world.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Donald Trump’s Palestinian quandary
The two-state solution is dead, and Israel's acknowledgement of this will reinvigorate the struggle for Palestinian political rights in a single state.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Does the nuclear option make sense for Japan?
Becoming a nuclear weapons power won't make Japan safer and won't lighten the U.S. security burden.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Ambitious curriculum guidelines
The education ministry's proposed curriculum guidelines for elementary and junior high schools may be overly ambitious.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Depressed by politics? Stop staring at phones
If we expect better from officeholders and candidates and activists, we have to demand better from ourselves.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Efforts to stop passive smoking
The government's plan to tighten rules against smoking in public areas falls woefully short of what's needed to curb the health risks posed by secondhand ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Trump’s China challenge
So far, the Trump administration has shown that it is all bark and no bite when it comes to China.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Deepening Japan-India ties in an uncertain age
Japan and India are natural allies, and are ready to expand the scope of their economic, strategic and defense cooperation.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Lessons Japan Inc. must learn from Ghosn
The CEO who revived an ailing Nissan showed an insular, change-averse Japan Inc. that there is another way.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

What awaits ‘post-Abe’ LDP
Unless somebody emerges as a powerful new leader during the remainder of Abe's tenure, the LDP's future decline seems inevitable.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Dig up all the ‘amakudari’ dirt
Revelations of "amakudari" at the education ministry underline the need for all ministries and agencies to undergo strict investigations to root out the practice across ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Trump’s assault on the liberal international order
It is an irony of history that the president with the least previous foreign policy interest and experience could end up having the biggest impact ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Trust big data? Try googling the Holocaust
Big data was supposed to usher in a more precise and rational world. It might be leading us into the swamp of "alternative facts."
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Discussions on Imperial abdication
The public should have a say in the discussion on Imperial abdication.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

The art of the North Korean deal
Unless the North Korea problem is separated from the strategic competition between the U.S. and China, diplomatic efforts will continue to fail.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Trump is from Mars, Guterres is from Venus
The U.S. president and U.N. secretary-general are polar opposites, but if the world is to weather the gathering storm, the two will have to work ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

The Trump fantasy: If we say it, they will do it
American officials have been frustrated with China's support for the North, but so far have failed to give Beijing a good reason to risk instability ...
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Why won’t Dems kick Trump while he’s down?
The refusal of the Democrats to pogo-dance on Trump's grave is one of the biggest missed opportunities in recent political history.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

Uncertainty rattles French politics
There is fear that the French presidential ballot will produce the same upheavals as did the presidential campaign in the United States.
02/26/2017 - 05:15 AM

 

 

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