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70,000 people protest US army base in Okinawa

70,000 people protest US army base in Okinawa
  • 70,000 people protest US army base in Okinawa FWC: 70,000 people protest US army base in Okinawa

    Around 70,000 people protested the Japanese government’s plan to relocate a US air base within Okinawa island. Locals say the base will hurt the environment and claim they have sacrificed enough for Japan’s security alliance. Read Full Article at RT.com

  • Daughter of poisoned ex-spy: Lucky to be alive FWC: Daughter of poisoned ex-spy: Lucky to be alive

    Daughter of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, Yulia, says they are “lucky to have both survived this attempted assassination” after the pair was found slumped on a bench in Salisbury, England, in May after being exposed to a military-grade nerve agent. CNN’s Phil Black reports.

  • ‘Jesus said give to men in need’: Refugee wants Austrians to share money & homes with migrants FWC: ‘Jesus said give to men in need’: Refugee wants Austrians to share money & homes with migrants

    A Syrian refugee living in Germany and writing columns for the local Huffington Post edition says all Austrians should take migrants into their homes, if they want integration to work. Read Full Article at RT.com

  • North Korea appeared to destroy at least three nuclear tunnels…... FWC: North Korea appeared to destroy at least three nuclear tunnels……

    North Korea appeared to destroy at least three nuclear tunnels and several buildings at its Punggye-ri nuclear test site on May 24.

  • Exclusive: Iran moves missiles to Iraq in warning to enemies FWC: Exclusive: Iran moves missiles to Iraq in warning to enemies

    Iran has given ballistic missiles to Shi’ite proxies in Iraq and is developing the capacity to build more there to deter attacks on its interests in the Middle East and to give it the means to hit regional foes, Iranian, Iraqi and Western sources said.

  • Two Mexican journalists killed in separate attacks FWC: Two Mexican journalists killed in separate attacks

    Number of slain media workers rises to eight in Mexico in 2018 after killings of Ruben Pat Cauich and Luis Perez Garcia.

  • World powers praise Congo's Kabila for agreeing to bow out FWC: World powers praise Congo’s Kabila for agreeing to bow out

    The United States, European Union, African Union and U.N. mission to Congo all commended President Joseph Kabila on Thursday for agreeing not to seek a third term in an election, a decision that has calmed fears of the country sliding into chaos.

  • Meet the reef scientist known as the 'Godfather of Coral'.…... FWC: Meet the reef scientist known as the ‘Godfather of Coral’.……

    Meet the reef scientist known as the ‘Godfather of Coral’. 73-year-old ‘Charlie’ Veron has devoted his life to the Great Barrier Reef, but he fears for its future.