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Obscure at home, 'Texas Daddy' is a right-wing darling in Japan

AUSTIN, Texas Somewhere in the Dallas area, a retired man sitting in a home office is making social media videos backing Japanese right-wing views that have made him a celebrity among hawks in the Asian country.

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Russia says Lavrov discussed North Korea rocket launch with Japan's Kishida 2:28pm GMT

MOSCOW Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Sunday discussed a rocket launch by North Korea in violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions with Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, Russia's foreign ministry said.

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U.N. Security Council to hold emergency meeting on North Korea launch 7:45am GMT

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss the North Korean rocket launch as requested by United States, Japan and South Korea, the U.N. press office said.

U.N. Security Council to hold emergency meeting on North Korea launch 6:14am GMT

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss the North Korean rocket launch as requested by United States, Japan and South Korea, the U.N. press office said.

U.N. Security Council to hold emergency meeting on North Korea launch 4:33am GMT

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss the North Korean rocket launch as requested by United States, Japan and South Korea, the U.N. press office said.

North Korean rocket separated into pieces after launch - NHK 3:05am GMT

TOKYO A North Korean rocket launched on Sunday separated into pieces soon after its launch, Japanese public broadcaster NHK reported.