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Bahia Noticias - Samuel Celestino

Bahia Noticias - Samuel Celestino
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 10:56:15 -0800

O Vitória cedeu dois jogadores por empréstimo para o Bahia de Feira. Trata-se do zagueiro Washington, de 20 anos, que estava na equipe sub-20 e o lateral-direito Guilherme. A informação foi revelada na tarde desta terça-feira (26) por Tiago Souza, ...

Nippon.com

Nippon.com
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 17:25:32 -0700

The case for self-determination rests on the history of the Ryūkyū Kingdom and the subsequent history of Okinawa. The first key point is the Meiji government's forcible annexation of the Ryūkyū Kingdom. The second pertains to Japan's surrender under ...

Nippon.com

Nippon.com
Wed, 16 Sep 2015 17:49:24 -0700

International groups have recognized the status of the Ryūkyū people as an ethnic minority and an indigenous people distinct from the Japanese majority. There's also broad international support for the right of indigenous peoples to decide their own ...

Nippon.com

Nippon.com
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 21:02:29 -0700

It was extremely unfortunate that neither the Ryūkyū Shimpō nor the Okinawa Times was there. They received word in advance, and would agree with the Okinawan saying that “life is treasure”—and thus that the saving of a life is deserving of praise and ...
 
East Asia Forum
Mon, 11 May 2015 05:09:48 -0700

Okinawa, which was the independent Ryūkyū Kingdom until the 1870s, when it was absorbed into the Japanese state, is still Japan's poorest prefecture and is the site of large numbers of controversial US military bases. The expansion of these bases ...

CBS Local

CBS Local
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 20:56:15 -0700

Born in 1831 in a small village of the awesomely named, Ryūkyū Kingdom, Itosu spent his early life reportedly being beaten with a large stick by his @$$#()!% father. Itosu's father supposedly did this in order to teach his son “fighting spirit” though ...

Marines.mil (press release)

Marines.mil (press release)
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:41:15 -0700

In recognition of Hispanic-American heritage month, we highlight World War II Medal of Honor recipient Pfc. Harold Gonsalves during World War II. Although there is no way to completely know how events unfolded on that hill in Okinawa in April 1945, we ...

The Diplomat

The Diplomat
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 03:16:48 -0700

"In 1609, the Shimazu clan, which controlled the region that is now Kagoshima Prefecture, invaded the Ryūkyū Kingdom. The Ryūkyū Kingdom was obliged to agree to form a tributary relationship with the Satsuma and the Tokugawa shogunate, while ...
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