• U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech at the National Convention Center in Hanoi, May 24, 2016. REUTERS/Hoang Dinh Nam/Pool
    G7 summit gears up in Japan, as Obama visits Hiroshima

    (TRUNEWS) Members of the EU have begun arriving in Japan for the G7 summit. Commission President Jean-Claude Junker will join the Group of Seven leaders from the U.S., U.K. Canada, Germany, Japan, Italy and France to discuss...

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    Martin Armstrong: Global unrest until 2032

    (TRUNEWS) Renegade economist Martin Armstrong says America — and the rest of the world — will experience 16 years of civil unrest, not fading until 2032. Armstrong’s statements were made during an exclusive interview with Rick Wiles...

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  • Rescue workers conduct a search and rescue operation to a collapsed house at a landslide site caused by earthquakes in Minamiaso town, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo April 16, 2016. Mandatory credit   REUTERS/Kyodo
    Aftershocks bring misery for survivors of Japan earthquake

    Aftershocks rattled survivors of deadly Japanese earthquakes, nearly a week after the first one struck, as the area braced for heavy rain later on Wednesday and the possibility of more landslides. Rescuers using backhoes and shovels to...

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  • Rescue workers conduct a search and rescue operation to a collapsed house at a landslide site caused by earthquakes in Minamiaso town, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo April 16, 2016. Mandatory credit   REUTERS/Kyodo
    Magnitude 5.5 quake hits southern Japan

    An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit Kumamoto prefecture in southern Japan on Tuesday, broadcaster NHK said. A tsunami warning had not been issued, NHK added. Two deadly quakes hit the same region last week,...

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  • Japan Ground Self-Defense Force soldiers conduct search and rescue operation at a collapsed house at a landslide site caused by an earthquake in Minamiaso town, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo April 17, 2016. Mandatory credit REUTERS/Kyodo
    Japan quake rattles markets as factories close

    The Japanese share market fell more than 3 percent on Monday after a series of earthquakes measuring up to 7.3 magnitude struck a southern manufacturing hub, killing at least 42 people and forcing major companies to close...

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    Emergency workers search for survivors in Japan after 7.3 quake

    Japanese rescuers were digging through the rubble of buildings and mud on Saturday to reach dozens believed trapped after a powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck a southern island, killing at least 26 people and injuring about a...

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  • A woman takes shelter after another earthquake hit the area at a hotel in Kumamoto, southern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo April 16, 2016. Mandatory credit REUTERS/Kyodo
    Another earthquake rocks Japan, officials warning of possible tsunami

    Another earthquake has rocked southern Japan. Yesterday several earthquakes were felt throughout the region, including a 6.4 magnitude tremor that hit Japan’s island of Kyushu. As reported by TRUNEWS, scientists are concerned about the growing number of...

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  • Rescue workers use a stretcher to carry a woman who was rescued from a collapsed house in Mashiki town, Kumamoto prefecture. REUTERS/Kyodo
    Japan aftershock kills 9, injures 1,000

    Aftershocks rattled southwestern Japan on Friday after a strong quake the night before killed nine people, injured at least 1,000 and cut power and water across the region, forcing the temporary shutdown of several auto and electronics...

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    Earthquake rocks Japan, other tremors felt in Myanmar

    (TRUNEWS) A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit southern Japan Thursday. According to The Independent, Japan’s Meteorological Academy detected the quake was centered on the island of Kyushu. There are no reports of deaths, but some buildings have collapsed.  There...

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  • Chinese Navy submarines and warships take part in an international fleet review to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army Navy in Qingdao, Shandong province, in this April 23, 2009 file photo. REUTERS/Guang Niu/Pool/Files
    China intrudes into Japan’s waters, part of growing trend

    (TRUNEWS) Chinese patrol ships entered Japan’s waters Thursday. Three vessels, one containing guns, traveled near the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea and hung around for about 90 minutes, according to NHK World. Afterward, they navigated...

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