Tag: Okinawa

Japan to push ahead with U.S. base relocation despite Okinawa referendum...

A majority of voters in a referendum on Okinawa opposed a plan to relocate a U.S. military base within the southern Japanese island, but...

Powerful typhoon approaches southern Japan, charts course for main island

A powerful typhoon brought heavy rain and high winds as it approached southern Japan on Saturday, leading to flight cancellations and power outages in...