Press Conference: Ukrainian Singer Tina Karol

Press Conference: Ukrainian Singer Tina Karol

(L to R) Hiroshi Mikitani Chairman and CEO of Rakuten, Ukrainian singer Tina Karol and Sergiy Korsunsky Ambassador of Ukraine to Japan, pose for the cameras during a press conference at The Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan on May 16, 2022, in Tokyo, Japan. During her visit to Japan as part of her world tour, Tina Karol, came to the Club to speak about the … Continue reading Press Conference: Ukrainian Singer Tina Karol

Okinawa Reversion 50th Anniversary Ceremony

Okinawa Reversion 50th Anniversary Ceremony

Emperor Naruhito of Japan (on a screen) delivers a speech during the ceremony for the 50th Anniversary of Okinawa’s reversion to Japan from U.S. occupation on May 15, 2022, in Tokyo, Japan. The ceremony is held in Tokyo and Okinawa simultaneously for the first time. (Photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin). To license images please visit: ZUMAPRESS Continue reading Okinawa Reversion 50th Anniversary Ceremony

Implications for Japan of Russia's War on Ukraine

Implications for Japan of Russia’s War on Ukraine

(L TO R) Bill Emmott Chairman of the IISS Trustees and Chairman of the Japan Society of the UK, Yuka Koshino International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) and Research Fellow for Security and Technology Policy and Robert Ward International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Japan Chair and Director of Geo-economics and Strategy, speak during a news conference at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan on … Continue reading Implications for Japan of Russia’s War on Ukraine

COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Center

COVID-19: Mass Vaccination Center Reopens in Tokyo

People wearing protective masks gather to receive a coronavirus vaccine at the COVID-19 mass vaccination center, reopened in downtown Tokyo on February 2, 2022, Japan. The Japanese government reopened a COVID-19 mass vaccination center in Tokyo, last Monday January 31, to speed up the third vaccine dose amid the rapid spread of the Omicron variant in the capital. Vaccination Center in Tokyo   (Photos by … Continue reading COVID-19: Mass Vaccination Center Reopens in Tokyo