TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan and Russia look set to improve ties and clinch some business deals when their leaders meet next week, but both sides are scaling back expectations of a big breakthrough in a territorial row that has blocked a peace treaty to formally end World War Two.
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ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan on Thursday mourned the 47 victims of its deadliest plane crash in four years, among them a famed-rockstar-turned-Muslim evangelist, two infants and three foreigners, as officials sought to pinpoint the cause of the disaster.
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On the 75th anniversary of Japan’s surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii (with its many memorials) is once again in our sights—this time, for remembrance. But just as Pearl Harbor extended beyond Hawaii during World War II, it does so today as the world recognizes the red, white and […]