Yuichiro Kakutani

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Yuichiro  Kakutani
Articles
US Politicians Rally Behind Hong Kong Protesters, Warn Beijing Against Crackdown
By Yuichiro Kakutani
As Hong Kong's police have steadily adopted brutal tactics to clamp down on Hong Kong's increasingly chaotic protests, U.S. politicians ...
August 15, 2019
Britain Releases Captured Iranian Oil Tanker After Six Weeks of Custody, Defying US Requests
By Yuichiro Kakutani
When Britain seized an Iranian tanker for violating sanctions, Iran thought it could pressure Westminster for its release by seizing ...
August 15, 2019
Bolton: The United States Is Willing to Sign Micro Trade Deals With Britain Before Brexit
By Yuichiro Kakutani
The United States is open to signing "sector-by-sector" micro trade deals with Britain as the October 31 Brexit deadline looms, ...
August 13, 2019
BREAKING: Riot Police Clash With Hong Kong Protestors As Airport Protest Tensions Rise
By Yuichiro Kakutani
The Hong Kong police have clashed with protesters in the city-state's airport on Tuesday evening as demonstrators continue to occupy ...
August 13, 2019
Mitch McConnell Warns Against 'Any Violent Crackdown' As Chinese Military Mobilizes Near Hong Kong
By Yuichiro Kakutani
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell took to Twitter on Monday to make clear that he will not tolerate "any violent ...
August 12, 2019
Hong Kong Airport Protest Forces Cancellation of All Flights Amid Fears of Military Crackdown
By Yuichiro Kakutani
Hongkong protesters occupied nearly every inch of the city-state's airport on Monday after a weekend of violent clashes with the ...
August 12, 2019
Former FBI Top-Brass: Trump’s Half-Staff Order Is Dog-Whistling White Supremacists
By Yuichiro Kakutani
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August 07, 2019
Rep. Kenny Marchant Becomes Fourth Texas Republican To Retire In 2020
By Yuichiro Kakutani
Rep. Kenny Marchant (R-TX), an eight-term congressman and a reliable conservative vote on the House Ways and Means Committee, announced ...
August 05, 2019
Iran Reportedly Seized Third Oil Tanker in the Gulf of Hormuz
By Yuichiro Kakutani
Last Wednesday, Iran reportedly seized an oil tanker traveling through the Strait of Hormuz for the third time in roughly ...
August 05, 2019
Osama Bin Laden's Son, Possible Heir to Al Qaeda, Is Dead
By Yuichiro Kakutani
Hamza Bin Laden, son to Osama bin Laden and the heir presumptive to al Qaeda, is dead, according to news ...
August 01, 2019
Why Hong Kong Protesters Wave the American Flag
By Yuichiro Kakutani
In Hong Kong, a few protesters are rallying to a flag — the American flag.Since starting their demonstrations seven weeks ...
July 30, 2019
Parting Ways With Europe, Britain Seeks U.S. Help to Protect Ships in the Strait of Hormuz
By Yuichiro Kakutani
Britain went separate ways with its European allies on Monday by courting U.S. involvement in a proposed European maritime task ...
July 29, 2019
Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló Resigns Following Massive Protests
By Yuichiro Kakutani
Puerto Rico's Gov. Ricardo Rosselló resigned from office late Wednesday night, capitulating in the face of massive protests in the ...
July 25, 2019
The Royal Navy Will Now Protect Every British Ship Passing Near Iran
By Yuichiro Kakutani
Britain's Royal Navy will now escort every British-flagged ship passing through the Strait of Hormuz to pre-empt future Iranian attacks ...
July 25, 2019