United States. Samuel Sandoval, one of the last "Navajo Code Talkers", died
© AFP Photo Ho / US Marine Corps / AFP The "Code Talkers" had been used by the American army to transmit secret messages during battles of the Pacific. Member of the Navajo tribe and engaged in the American army during the Second World War to participate in coding operations intended to avoid Japanese espionage, Samuel Sandoval died at the age of 98.
Tokyo - the fashion world mourns: The revolutionary Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake, famous for his innovative styles and perfume, died at the age of 84. The designer born in Hiroshima succumbed to a liver cancer, as his office announced on Tuesday. © provided by Tag24 Designer Issey Miyake died at the age of 84.
Since the 1970s, Miyake has followed the concept of producing clothing from a single piece of fabric. The Japanese, who also designed the design for the black turtleneck from Apple founder Steve Jobs, built up a global brand in his long career. These include fashion collections for women and men, bags, watches and perfumes.
Chinese missiles would have fallen into the exclusive economic zone of Japan
Asia-Pelosi-Japon-Chine-Missiles: Chinese missiles would have fallen into the exclusive economic zone of Japan © Reuters/Dado Ruvic of Chinese missiles would have fallen into The exclusive economic zone of Japan (Reuters) - Five ballistic missiles pulled by China during unprecedented military exercises launched by Beijing around Taiwan seem to have landed Thursday in the exclusive economic zone (ZEE) of Japan, said The Japanese Minister of Defense, Nobuo Kishi.
Miyake was born on April 22, 1938 in Hiroshima. He was just seven years old when the city turned into an inferno through an atomic bomb of the USA . As an adult, he didn't like to talk about it. Miyake wrote in the "New York Times" in 2009 in 2009.
During his long career, he worked with traditional and modern fashion techniques. In the 1980s he was celebrated as one of the most revolutionary designers in the world. Miyake, who was a big fan of Madeleine Vionnets (1876-1975) - once the undisputed master of cutting art - also worked with plastic, metal and even paper.
Miyake developed a new way of folding fabric by wrapping it in a hot press between layers of paper. The result was that the clothing kept their shape. This method led to the development of its sensational, characteristic line "Pleats please" (pleated blind please).
Tarn-et-Garonne. A 2 year old child dies drowned after falling into the swimming pool of his grandparents
© David Ademas / Archives Ouest-France A two-year-old boy drowned in the pool of his grandparents, in Valence D 'Agen (Tar-et-Garonne), Wednesday August 3, 2022. A 2-year-old child died on Thursday August 4, 2022, after falling, the day before, in the pool of his grandparents, in Valence d'Agen (Tarn-et-Garonne). In cardiorepiratory arrest, he could have been revived by firefighters before being transferred to a helicopter to a Toulouse hospital, where he died.
© provided by TAG24 Models present a dress from the "Pleats please" collection as part of the Issey Miyake Autumn winter collection 1995.
for his also famous A-POC line (A Piece of Clothing) he used a weaving machine, the outfits made from a piece of fabric.
Iran: Opening of the Mostafa Tajzadeh trial, figure in the reform movement .
© AFP - - Mostapha Tadjzadeh in May 2021. in Iran, the trial of Mostafa Tajzadeh, a famous reform official held since July for security damage 'State, opened up before the revolutionary court in Tehran on August 14. Former Vice Minister of the Interior under the presidency of Mohammad Khatami, Mostapha Tadjzadeh has multiplied criticism against power in recent months, including against the supreme guide, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, relates our correspondent to Tehran, Siavosh Ghazi .