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May 16, 2015
A self-professed antinuclear activist indicted May 15 for landing a drone on the roof of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's office in Tokyo last month told investigators his action...
May 13, 2015
The Justice Ministry has alerted prisons to the dangers posed by drones that might be used to deliver contraband to inmates or take covert photographs.
April 25, 2015
A man held for landing a drone on the roof of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's office in Tokyo said he was protesting the administration's nuclear policy.
April 24, 2015
A small, camera-equipped drone was discovered on the roof of the prime minister’s office building in Tokyo on April 22.
April 23, 2015
The government is targeting drones, and it's not just a reaction to one of the flying machines being found on the roof of the prime minister's office.
April 22, 2015
A small, camera-equipped drone discovered on the roof of the prime minister's office building in Tokyo on April 22 produced a low level of radiation, police said.
February 02, 2015
A crowd gathered in silence in front of the prime minister's office in Tokyo on Feb. 1, following the release of an online video purportedly showing the decapitated body of...
January 27, 2015
Peace activists sang and danced at a “disco” event outside the prime minister’s office in Tokyo in a joyful and less-confrontational way to get their message across to...
January 26, 2015
About 200 demonstrators in Tokyo called on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to secure the release of freelance journalist Kenji Goto from the Islamic State extremist group in the...
May 27, 2014
The identity of the individual in the prime minister's office who exacerbated the nuclear disaster seems destined to forever remain a mystery.
May 04, 2014
Anti-nuclear demonstrators held their 100th rally in Tokyo on May 2 amid concerns over the dwindling number of participants at the Friday night fixture in front of the prime...
October 21, 2013
In the corridors of power, everyone understands the importance of keeping records. I was acutely reminded of this by Kenichi Shimomura's book, "Shusho Kantei de Hataraite...
September 28, 2013
Anti-nuclear demonstrators rallied in central Tokyo on Sept. 27 to oppose Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s moves to restart two reactors at the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear plant in...
July 08, 2013
Mothers and their young children celebrated the traditional July 7 Tanabata Festival outside the prime minister's office in Tokyo where they offered up prayers for a...
March 30, 2013
Anti-nuclear activists gathered outside the prime minister's office on March 29 to call for an end to Japan's dependency on nuclear power and mark the one-year anniversary of...
March 16, 2013
Anti-nuclear demonstrations that have been a fixture in front of the prime minister's office in Tokyo on Friday nights for nearly a year are still drawing sizable crowds, but...
December 22, 2012
Anti-nuclear protesters who have been gathering for months each Friday near the prime minister's office continued expressing their opposition Dec. 21 in an effort to underscore ...
September 29, 2012
Anti-nuclear campaigners have demonstrated outside the prime minister's office weekly for six months now, bringing their message to the heart of government.
August 26, 2012
This is Japan's summer of discontent. Tens of thousands of protesters--the largest demonstrations the country has seen in decades--descend on Tokyo every Friday evening to...
July 31, 2012
A myriad of lights cast a soft glow around the Diet building as dusk fell on July 29.