The missile was timed to mark the 107th anniversary of the "disgraceful" Japan-Korea treaty of 1910, says North Korea.
Abe said the overflight was an "outrageous act" that "greatly damages regional peace and security".
The pledge was made on June 23 this year.
Japan and the US are the only major developed countries that still carry out capital punishment.
Limited numbers are permitted to land on the island in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) -- this year it was 200 -- for a yearly festival that lasts just two...
He re-echoed his concern over more imports in the country that have turned it into a supermarket
Tokyo's bid to ease a national health crisis comes after the top executive at advertising giant Dentsu quit late last year in response to the suicide of...
Japan, Sri Lanka and Lebanon are here.
Around 10,000 hardy souls celebrating the religious festival stepped under ice-cold fountains to purify their bodies before risking life and limb in a...
In response to Abe’s overtures, Putin has doggedly tried to drive a hard bargain.
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