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Japan tags the fingers and toes of dementia sufferers with barcodes
A Japanese city has introduced a novel way to keep track of senior citizens with dementia who are prone to getting lost -- tagging their fingers and toes with scanable barcodes.
 
Japan's defense chief Tomomi Inada said Wednesday she believes her country's alliance with the United States will endure in the Trump administration because it benefits both countries.
 
Japan's defense chief says alliance with US will endure
Japan's defense chief said Wednesday she believes her country's alliance with the United States will endure in the Trump administration because it benefits both countries.
 
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won't apologize for Japan's attack when he visits the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor later this month, the government spokesman said Tuesday.
 
Japan PM Abe won't apologise at Pearl Harbor: government
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will honour war dead but won't apologise when he becomes the first Japanese leader to visit Pearl Harbor this month, a top government spokesman said Tuesday.
 
Abe to visit Pearl Harbor this month
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is to become the first Japanese leader to visit Pearl Harbor, announcing Monday a trip to Hawaii this month for talks with U.S. President Barack Obama.
 
Japan navy veteran recalls Pearl Harbor
Navy aircraft mechanic Kuniyoshi Takimoto watched as Japanese planes roared off the aircraft carrier Hiryu to attack Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
 
The government minister responsible for the issue of Japanese citizens abducted by North Korea during the 1970s and '80s says he believes growing international pressure will eventually lead to a return of the abductees or their remains.
 
IOC will not sign off on Tokyo's US$20 bil. budget for 2020 games
Calling Tokyo's proposed US$20 billion budget unacceptable, IOC Vice President John Coates urged Japanese organizers on Friday to find ways to make the 2020 Olympics more affordable.
 
230,000 chickens killed
Soldiers of the Ground Self-Defense Force remove chickens from cages at a chicken farm in Sekikawa, Niigata prefecture on Thursday, Dec. 1. Japan mobilized its military to help with a second mass cull of 230,000 chickens amid an outbreak of a highly contagious strain of avian flu.
 
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