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YuriOtaniMay. 22, 2015 - 02:36PM JST
She has been punished and fired from her job as well. What more do you expect?
Posted in: Appeals court frees Korean Air heiress in 'nut rage' case
YuriOtaniMay. 22, 2015 - 11:41AM JST
Really the Americans can leave and take their money with them. Am not worried about a Chinese invasion and the SDF will protect us. If we become the Ryukyu Kingdom again than we will have our freedom but be broke. Better to be a free person than an owned person mo matter how comfortable. The American patriot Patric Henry said "give me liberty or give me death".
Maybe we should go directly to the United Nations and ask for our freedom from the foreigners.
See it now "vote for Otani Yuri for freedom and peace!"
Posted in: Okinawan governor determined to press U.S. to move base off island
YuriOtaniMay. 21, 2015 - 01:22PM JST
Posted in: North Korea withdraws invitation for U.N. chief's visit
YuriOtaniMay. 21, 2015 - 01:13PM JST
Waste of money and the equipment will be caught by ISIS when the Iraqi army drops it and runs.
Posted in: U.S. considers more support for Sunnis after fall of Ramadi
YuriOtaniMay. 21, 2015 - 12:55PM JST
Cyburnetic Tiger, try walking in someone elses shoes for a time. During my childhood the Americans ran Okinawa with an iron fist. The censored or Okinawa people hired to act as police were very brutal. My families farm was stolen from us by gun toting American troops. Americans treated all women like prostitutes and try to buy me before puberty. My family in the late 50's had the honor of going threw the American garbage. I often went hungry because the American masters did not pay well.
So you tell me the Okinawa elections are not valid? Your numbers are not valid, not even close. If an election was held today to determine the fate of the US bases it will be by overwhelming numbers to close them all.
Nicholas Tee, gee do you think I can win election? Maybe I should run on this platform. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryukyu_independence_movement#/media/File:Ryukyu_independence_flag.svg
YuriOtaniMay. 21, 2015 - 08:52AM JST
True Okinawa, you sound like an American. Try and understand that the American government is out to destroy some of the most precious coral reef in the world. The people of Okinawa do not want a new base. More forcing of this base will bring about calls to close them all. The people of Okinawa want their island back from the tyranny of the American Base.
YuriOtaniMay. 21, 2015 - 05:27AM JST
whale niku is yucky and has that no good taste :p
Posted in: Iceland whale meat shipment to Japan sparks protests
YuriOtaniMay. 21, 2015 - 05:01AM JST
They are not "hamburgers" but beefburgers. Also they look yummy :)
Posted in: Hamburger heads
YuriOtaniMay. 20, 2015 - 09:23AM JST
Athletes the Korean missiles were not a threat to Okinawa. They were a test for a fobs (fractional orbital bombard system). http://www.ausairpower.net/APA-Sov-FOBS-Program.html They would come up from the undefended south where there is no ABM coverage. While their satellite achieved orbit it was out of control. Now if they can fix the problems it would be a real threat to USA. Then again perhaps that is the real reason for the American Pac IIIs in Okinawa. So Okinawa bases are being used to defend USA not Okinawa.
Posted in: Japanese worry over Osprey safety after fatal Hawaii crash
YuriOtaniMay. 20, 2015 - 04:25AM JST
Smith so you think Okinawa people with Chinese grandparents are "traitors"? Very interesting I have more than a few Chinese in my family tree but do not want to "reunite" with China. Then again the Ryukyu Kingdom was a tributary member not ruled by China. "Irish Americans" are not the same it would be better to compare Okinawa people with Irish living in Ireland or Koreans living in Korea. As for the central government buying the dangerous ospreys it is more brown nosing by Abe and his minions.
YuriOtaniMay. 20, 2015 - 04:09AM JST
"hard landing" means a loss of engine power and auto rotating to the ground. This is when the aircraft descends using forward momentum to turn the blades. My guess is both engines lost power and it is really a crash and not a landing. My prayers for the deceased, injured and their families. The Marines deserve better than be be test subjects.
Posted in: U.S. Marine Osprey crashes in Hawaii; 1 dead, 21 injured
YuriOtaniMay. 20, 2015 - 12:16AM JST
For all of the osprey lovers, "The downed Osprey in Hawaii is the second aircraft carrying Marines to have crashed in five days. Nepal excluded the use of the unstable aircraft after it destroyed buildings & raised dust storms during an attempted mission." I feel for the loss of the Marines. They were sisters, brothers, sons, daughters and mothers and fathers. The people of Okinawa like Americans but not their military bases. Second the US military needs to remove the osprey from service and use the money on safety updates to their mainstay aircraft. American Marines deserve better for serving their country.
YuriOtaniMay. 19, 2015 - 10:47AM JST
So what will the USA do when one of their ospreys crashes in a built up area of Okinawa? Like the F100 accident that crashed into an Okinawa school. Himajin ah how many ospreys have been built and how many 747s? So what is the accident rate of the osprey per hour of operation? Why do American ospreys hover over Okinawa towns and cities? You understanding hovering low is dangerous for any rotary wing? So why do the Americans do it? risky flight ops with their ospreys over Okinawa.
YuriOtaniMay. 19, 2015 - 09:47AM JST
Americans the local Okinawa economy is not your problem. Really the American bases make Okinawa a target of the PRC. The Americans use it as a base for their spy planes and places to put their surveillance equipment. The Americans want much more than a new airfield, they want a new port to host an atomic carrier and new storage base for all of their needs. Perhaps they will close Sagamihara to please the people of Tokyo. Do not worry about Okinawa and again the Chinese have not invaded the Philippines which has no military. Lastly the Americans see the people of Okinawa as subjects and not people. They are so condescending that they make me sick. This new airfield will kill off the last coral reef and I bet they will demand more land for all of the new bases. American military are at best liars. Okinawa lost to the USA by right of conquest.
Posted in: Thousands rally against U.S. military base on Okinawa
YuriOtaniMay. 18, 2015 - 11:38AM JST
If the US military bases alone protect Okinawa, why hasn't China invaded the Philippines? They would make some fine bases and they are wide open to invasion. They have no real air force, army or navy. So the US protecting Okinawa from Chinese invasion is nonsense.
YuriOtaniMay. 18, 2015 - 07:45AM JST
So instead of Chinese military occupation the people of Okinawa are under US military occupation. Really the bases are for the use of the Americans and do not contribute to the defense of Japan.
YuriOtaniMay. 15, 2015 - 11:52AM JST
**"Chief log the time and date!" **I actually agree with the Republic of Korea's government. Japan needs to be a pacifist government. Learning from our past that intervening in other countries problems leads Japan down the dark road. Look at what happened 100 years ago and tell me Japan did not follow the wrong chart. Look at all of the war crimes committed by Japan. From Seoul to Nanking and beyond. I believe that Japan must show by example the road to peace. Increasing our military beyond self defense is a reason for the arms race. While I have my disagreements with the Republic of Korea they are right this time!
Posted in: S Korea urges Japan to abide by spirit of its Pacifist Constitution
YuriOtaniMay. 15, 2015 - 12:21AM JST
Japan should NEVER go to war again! The Americans are behind this nonsense. Article #9 is the keystone of Japans peace. Getting involved in other countries wars is along the path of destruction. We should of learned our lesson after the Pacific war. Abe and his chicken hawks will the the destruction to all we know and love about Japan.
Posted in: Cabinet OKs security bills, but voters wary, confused
YuriOtaniMay. 14, 2015 - 12:57PM JST
kurumazaka punishing modern Japan pushes people to support Abe. The US is supporting Abe and his delusions of grander. The USA wants Japan to have a even stronger military and I say the current SDF will defend Japan. Building up American forces in Japan is a threat to the security of PRC and the Russian Federation.
Again the PRC will bash Japan with their ceremony. Again and again bashing Japan gives Abe his power. Peace and goodwill diminishes his hold on Japan.
Posted in: China sets Sept 3 to mark WWII victory over Japan
YuriOtaniMay. 14, 2015 - 12:08PM JST
Smith I am not a fan of Abe and do not deny Japans past. However some people want to rub Japans nose in it forever. What I hear from you is Japan and Japanese are evil people. We have been at peace for almost 70 years. No one of any conscious will deny the past, however Japan as a country has made a lot of progress.
Nicholas Tee, the current population of Japan (besides some very old people) has no war criminals. We have been at peace for so long and I thing Abe wants to take Japan in the wrong direction. You like Smith want to punish innocent people for the mistakes of their ancestors.
So when China (both) and Russia crow over defeating Imperial Japan it is meant to say Japan is still EVIL. I reject this with my whole heart and mind. My country made mistakes in the past but it is the PAST. The present and future need to be judged on our current conduct. Also Japan should not be judged on the conduct of Abe and his minions.
May. 22, 2015 - 10:02PM JST
It look like Japan needs Americans but don't
have place for them,
one island takes the…
Can you blame them i.e the Koreans?
Posted in: Japan takes S Korea to WTO over Fukushima-related food import restrictions
May. 22, 2015 - 10:01PM JST
NYToday... how about thinking like normal people? Pigs, cows, sheep... they aren't WILD animals, are they?…
Posted in: Taiji mayor says dolphin hunt will still go on
May. 22, 2015 - 09:59PM JST
China's constant whining about 70 year old WWII history and Japan doesn't hold much water when…
Posted in: China, U.S. assert rights after exchange over South China Sea
May. 22, 2015 - 09:57PM JST
In any case, it's just plain old stupid -- not something Japanese should be getting upset…
Posted in: China to investigate anti-Japan TV drama over crotch grenade scene