The Japanese conquest of Singapore in south-east Asia, on 15 February 1942, is often referred to in Western historical annals as “the Fall of Singapore”, as though a free and unmolested territory had, for the first time, been captured by a colonia
As magnitude-9.0 earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean off the northeast coast of Japan’s Honshu island on March 11, 2011, world’s leading countries responded with sending special planes to fly their citizens out of Japan.
The United States is ready to launch a preemptive strike against the DPRK. This is reported by the American media with reference to sources in the intelligence community. The reason for the strike may be the next nuclear test of North Korea, which is likely to be held this weekend. They will be timed to the so-called "Day of the Sun" - the birthday of the founder of the Kim dynasty - Kim Il Sung - April 15.