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Germanwings plane crash, March 2015

Germanwings CEO gives provisional casualty data for each country: Germany: 72, Spain: 35, UK: 1, Netherlands: 1, Colombia: 1, Mexico: 1, Japan: 1, Denmark: 1, Israel: 1, Australia: 2, Argentina: 2, Iran: 2, Venezuela: 2, USA: 2 - live video

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President Obama to meet with Japan's PM Shinzo Abe at the White House on April 28, including state dinner, White House says - @Reuters

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China

Foreign ministers of South Korea, Japan, China meet for 1st time in 3 years after numerous causes of tension - @Reuters

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Earthquake: M 4.9 - 11km WNW of Yonakuni, Japan

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Japan's Prime Minister Shinzō Abe to become first Japanese PM to address joint session of US Congress - @AFP

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Japanese police arrest suspect in US Embassy bomb threats, death threats against Ambassador Caroline Kennedy - @AP

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Attack on Tunisia's national museum

Prime Minister Abe says 3 Japanese citizens confirmed dead, 3 more injured in a gun attack on the Bardo museum in Tunisia - @The_Japan_Times

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3 workers die at popular hot spring in northern Japan, local official says; toxic gas poisoning suspected - @FRANCE24

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Japanese police investigating phone calls threatening to kill US Ambassador Caroline Kennedy, authorities say - @AP

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Michelle Obama visits Japan, March 2015

First Lady Michelle Obama arrives in Japan as part of a trip to highlight the importance of girls' education - @AFP

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Japan trade deficit narrows in February as lower oil prices reduce imports - @AP

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Foreign ministers of South Korea, China and Japan will meet this week for their first trilateral talks in 3 years, Seoul officials say - @AP

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Japanese stocks rally early amid buyback chatter ahead of Bank of Japan decision - @KitchenNews

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Earthquake: M 4.6 - 160km ESE of Naze, Japan

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China says Japan ties face test based on whether Japan can properly atone for wartime past - @Reuters

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Japan promises $4bln in aid to prevent disasters over 4 years - TRFN

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Japan's Nikkei tops 19,000 for first time since dot-com bust - @KitchenNews

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Stabbing spree in western Japan, March 9, 2015

Police: Suspect detained after killing of 5 people ranging in age from 60 to 80 in rural town on Awaji Island - @AP

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Stabbing spree in western Japan, March 9, 2015

5 people killed in a stabbing spree in a small town in western Japan, police say - @AP

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Japan's recession formally ends; officials say economy grew 1.5% at annualized rate in final quarter of 2014 - @BBCBreaking

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