US to Give $100,000 for Japan’s Flood Relief

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Tokyo - (PanOrient News) The U.S. is donating $100,000 to aid in disaster relief for the areas of Western Japan devastated by recent torrential rains and flooding, said U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty in a statement on Friday.

“It is our sincere hope that these funds will contribute to the expeditious recovery of your loved ones and the restoration of your communities,” said Hagerty, who authorized the funds in coordination with the U.S. Agency for International Development.

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Japan to Expand Relations with Egypt and Support Its Reforms: Kono

Monday, July 2, 2018

By Khaldon Azhari

Tokyo - (PanOrient News) Japan is committed to supporting the efforts by the government of Egypt for achieving economic reform and sustainable development, Japanese foreign minister Taro Kono said.

“There is no doubt that Egypt is a political, intellectual and cultural center in the Arab world, and an important cornerstone for peace and stability in the Middle East and Africa,” said Kono at a reception on Monday in honor of the national day of Egypt.

At the event, ...

Full Text of Trump-Kim Joint Statement

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

This is the full text of the Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit.

President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) held a first, historic summit in Singapore on June 12, 2018.
President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un conducted a comprehensive,...

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