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Tokyo and Seoul vow to co-operate
Lee Myung-bak, South Korea's leader, calls for joint action towards the North.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2008 08:59 GMT
Japan opposition vetoes bank boss
Block on government candidate leaves top central bank job vacant amid credit crisis.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2008 04:37 GMT
Japan 'to resume Afghan mission'
Prime minister says country will play more active role in fighting terrorism.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2008 06:11 GMT
Japan and China pledge closer ties
Japanese PM urges China to use growing influence to tackle global issues.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2007 09:48 GMT
Japan PM looks to boost China ties
Yasuo Fukuda visits Beijing urging cooperation between the two long time rivals.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2007 06:07 GMT
Japan accepts hepatitis C blame
About 200 patients are filing lawsuits demanding compensation.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2007 15:03 GMT
Japan lower house backs navy bill
PM set for clash with opposition over support for US-led mission in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2007 09:15 GMT
Japan may renew naval support role
Committee votes to restart refuelling missions for US-led forces in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2007 16:23 GMT
Fukuda seeks Afghan mission revival
Japanese premier says Tokyo must continue to back US by refuelling warships.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2007 08:10 GMT
Japan ends Afghan support mission
Naval tankers carry out last operation as politicans fail to reach agreement.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2007 08:26 GMT
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