Shinzo Abe Pledges 3 Years Aid of $2.8 Billion to End Refugee Crisis

Shinzo Abe Pledges 3 Years Aid of $2.8 Billion to End Refugee Crisis

Reuters reported on Monday, Sept. 19, 2016,¬†at 18:00 GMT, about a new development regarding the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, as a humanitarian gesture, has publicly expressed his country’s intent to offer financial aid in the form of an additional $2.8 billion to help resolve the¬†current refugee crisis facing the world. […]

Emperor of Japan Akihito Wants to Step Down

Emperor of Japan Akihito Wants to Step Down

According to “The New York Times,” Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, was an important day for the people of Japan, as Akihito, the country’s 82-year-old Emperor announced publicly, his intentions to resign from the royal position. The octogenarian made the announcement in Tokyo, using a 10-minute long prerecorded speech that was beamed across the country’s television […]