Chad, France and Central African Republic: Intervention only after Seleka losing, why?

Chad, France and Central African Republic: Intervention only after Seleka losing, why? Lielit Kebede and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Mass stereotypes is part and parcel of the Western mass media whereby stigmatizing one entire group becomes essential. Indeed, while members of the anti-Balaka innocently pose for photos, they don’t realize that Western media agencies…

Christian Cleansing Follows US, UK and France in Kosovo, Libya, Iraq and Syria

Christian Cleansing Follows US, UK and France in Kosovo, Libya, Iraq and Syria Murad Makhmudov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Recent interventions by America, France and the United Kingdom equates to Christian persecution and enormous instability. This reality would appear to be a constant Western policy because the same scenario keeps on happening.…

Gulf and NATO Intrigues in Syria Enables ISIS to tell Christians to Convert, Obey or Die

Gulf and NATO Intrigues in Syria Enables ISIS to tell Christians to Convert, Obey or Die Murad Makhmudov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) issued a directive on Christians to abide by Islamic concepts of dhimmitude or face death. Of course, Christians under the Syrian…

Jordan must cut US Cancer out of its Foreign Policy: Israel, Lebanon, Palestine and Syria

Jordan must cut US Cancer out of its Foreign Policy: Israel, Lebanon, Palestine and Syria  Joachim De Villiers and Salma Zribi Modern Tokyo Times Jordan needs to reevaluate its foreign policy with America because issues related to Israel, Palestine, Syria and the Muslim Brotherhood are all problematic. The current elites in the Obama administration are intent…

Liberal Europe is a Breeding Ground for Sectarian Islamist Killers Entering Syria

Liberal Europe is a Breeding Ground for Sectarian Islamist Killers Entering Syria Salma Zribi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The vibes of multi-cultural Europe, gender rights, numbing down on Christianity, progressive age based on new technology, growing atheism, and so forth, appears to be bypassing Islamist sectarians going to Syria in order to…

Japanese art and Utagawa Yoshitaki: Oni Demon and the dreaded Catfish (Namazu)

Japanese art and Utagawa Yoshitaki: Oni Demon and the dreaded Catfish (Namazu) Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Utagawa Yoshitaki (1841-1899) produced several stunning pieces of art related to the oni demon. In the main image in this article called the Oni Demon and Catfish you have two very powerful forces at play. Therefore, the individual in this image…

Osaka and Tokyo Fashion News: Guess and Frank & Eileen

Osaka and Tokyo Fashion News: Guess and Frank & Eileen Michel Lebon and Kanako Itamae Modern Tokyo Times Another year begins in the vibrant fashion scene of Japan and already in the first half of 2014 it is clear that many new changes have happened. This applies to brand expansions, new brands entering the Japanese…

Iraq and Syria: US “have been allied with ISIS in Syria” reports Rand Paul

Iraq and Syria: US “have been allied with ISIS in Syria” reports Rand Paul Nawal Soueif and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Al Qaeda affiliates and various Takfiri terrorist groups have been emboldened by the Obama administration in America alongside the usual culprits throughout the Gulf and NATO. Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and other…

Modern Tokyo News: Pola Museum of Art in beautiful Hakone is Highlighting the Importance of Amedeo Modigliani

Modern Tokyo News: Pola Museum of Art in beautiful Hakone is Highlighting the Importance of Amedeo Modigliani Sarah Deschamps and Tomoko Hara Modern Tokyo News The Pola Museum of Art (http://www.polamuseum.or.jp/english/index.php) in Hakone is situated in a very beautiful part of Japan because this area is famous for stunning nature. Therefore, many artists have flocked…

Japan Fashion News: Uniqlo to Open Largest Store in Berlin

Japan Fashion News: Uniqlo to Open Largest Store in Berlin Hiroshi Saito and Kanako Itamae Modern Tokyo Times Uniqlo is a very popular retailing brand in Japan and great emphasis is now being put on further expansion internationally. It appears that Uniqlo is nearing saturation point in Japan but given the versatile nature of this…

Iraq Blames Qatar and Saudi Arabia for Terrorism: Re-run of Afghanistan and Pakistan

Iraq Blames Qatar and Saudi Arabia for Terrorism: Re-run of Afghanistan and Pakistan Salma Sribi and Michiyo Tanabe Modern Tokyo Times Prime Minister Nouri Maliki of Iraq denounces Qatar and Saudi Arabia for supporting terrorism and sectarianism against Iraq. Maliki made it abundantly clear that Qatar and Saudi Arabia are involved in the destabilization of…

Japanese Art and Josetsu: China and Japan Relations based on “Catching a Catfish with a Gourd”

Japanese Art and Josetsu: China and Japan Relations based on “Catching a Catfish with a Gourd” Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times China and Japan have so much in common based on the richness of Buddhism, Confucianism, the arts, culture, gardens, Zen, and a plethora of areas related to high culture. Yet, relations in recent…