The legendary wrestler had a mixed martial arts match with Ali in 1976, dubbed as ‘the bout of the century’.
The short-range missiles fired from the Sunan into the East Sea were the fourth round of weapons launches this week.
Taro Kono wants workplaces to embrace more online services and a society where people suggest improvements and take action; he has declared war on ‘boomer-era’ technology.
Andrew High married Kohei, his Japanese partner of 18 years, in 2015, and has applied unsuccessfully for a Japanese long-term visa five times since 2018.
At 9,900 square metres each, the US$40 million facilities in Goesan and Haenam will be able to store 10,000 tonnes of cabbages.
Hours after US Vice-President Kamala Harris flew home from a visit to S Korea, another 2 missiles were fired 9 minutes apart from an area near the city of Sunchon.
North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles on Wednesday, while Harris was in Japan, and had fired one before she left Washington on Sunday.
Mutual distrust has reached a point where virtually every move is assumed to be in bad faith and to pose some form of threat, observers note.
It’s the second missile fired this week and comes two days after S Korea and US forces began military exercises in waters off the east coast and the eve of US Vice-President Kamala Harris’ planned visit.
Japan’s coastguard said patrol vessels ordered three Chinese ships to immediately exit the waters near the Diaoyu Islands, which Tokyo administers and calls the Senkakus, early on Wednesday morning.
Students from Japan, China, Korea, the Soviet Union and Mongolia studied at Kenkoku University under the banner of ‘the harmony of five ethnicities’, even as imperial Japanese troops brutalised much of the region.
Experts say Harris will want to focus on handling an assertive Beijing and her nation’s commitments to South Korea if there is more nuclear testing by Pyongyang.
President Yoon Suk-yeol refused to be drawn on whether South Korea would help the US in the event of a conflict over Taiwan. But the tens of thousands of US troops it hosts may mean it has little choice.
The former PM wasn’t well-liked at home and the US$11.5 million send-off has sparked public anger, but many foreign leaders attended his state funeral.
Interpol red notice out for Kwon, who faces various charges of violating capital markets after US$60 billion of tokens wiped out.
The shift from long-standing naming conventions may be one of a number of leading indicators of broader change in other areas of Japanese society.
Russia’s security service said Motoki Tatsunori paid for classified information and was also seeking to learn about the impact of Western sanctions.
A number of destinations across Asia are looking to welcome tourists after a lengthy period of border restrictions.
The US Vice-President is in Tokyo to attend the funeral of former Japanese president Shinzo Abe who forged closer ties with the US at a time of increased concern about China’s ambitions.
President Yoon Suk-yeol on Monday accused South Korea’s media of damaging the country’s alliance with the United States, after a domestic broadcaster released footage suggesting he had insulted US Congress members.