North Korea warns Japan's Abe may soon see real ballistic missile launch
North Korea's state media on Saturday lashed out at Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as an "imbecile and political dwarf" for calling Pyongyang's latest test of a large multiple-rocket launcher a ballistic missile launch and warned he may see a real one in the near future. © Reuters/KCNA North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits the Changrindo defensive position on the west front North Korea fired two short-range projectiles into the sea off its east coast on Thursday in a fourth test of its new "super-large multiple-rocker launcher," with its North Korean leader Kim Jong Un expressing "great satisfaction" over the latest tes
A 71 -year-old man was arrested by the Metropolitan Police Department for disturbing his business by calling toll-free calls from a major communications company, KDDI Based on KDDI records, suspect Okamoto seems to have called more than 24 , 000 complaints two years ago, and the Metropolitan
Akitoshi Okamoto, a 71 -year-old Japanese pensioner, was arrested after calling telecom provider KDDI a total of 24 , 000 times over the last two years to complain . Getting 411 complaint phone- calls from the 71 -year-old over the course of a single week reportedly took a toll on KDDI call center staff
A Japanese pensioner has been arrested after ringing a phone company 24,000 times to complain they had violated his contract, police and local media reported.
Tokyo police said they took 71-year-old Akitoshi Okamoto into custody last week after he made hundreds of toll-free calls over eight days to the customer service section of major telephone operator KDDI.
But this could be the tip of the iceberg, with media outlets reporting that he made thousands more calls from public pay phones to voice his displeasure with the company and insult customer service staff.
"He demanded that KDDI staff come to him to apologise for violating his contract. He also repeatedly hung up his calls immediately after placing them," a police spokesman said.
He has been arrested on suspicion of "fraudulent obstruction of business", the spokesman added.
Japan is seeing an increasing number of social problems caused by the nation's rapidly ageing population.
Old drivers frequently cause fatal car accidents and railway operators have reported a spike in passenger violence against their staff from elderly customers.
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