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US military tightens base access for South Koreans in Japan

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October 16, 2018
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — The U.S. military has ordered extra scrutiny for South Koreans who want to visit friends or attend events on American bases in Japan.
Photos courtesy of Suo-Oshima town

Explore Suo-Oshima, a beautiful island off Iwakuni

Travel
October 16, 2018
Suo-Oshima, aka Yashima Island, near MCAS Iwakuni, is a popular tourist attraction in the Setouchi (inland sea) region of Japan where you can enjoy both beautiful beaches and...

Fall treats & traditions in Japan

News
October 15, 2018
FOODAutumn is known as the “season of healthy appetites” in Japan. It is the time of the harvest, and many ingredients are in season. 

Does blood determine your personality? Many Japanese believe so

News
October 16, 2018
While stationed in Japan or Okinawa, you may have had what seemed like an odd question presented to you by a stranger at some point.“What is your blood type?”

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