Japan Wades Into South China Sea Issue
February 06, 2015
Japan Wades Into South China Sea Issue
Japan is becoming more involved in the South China Sea disputes through increased outreach to Southeast Asian partners.
Japan Wades Into South China Sea Issue
China's Dream Doesn't Have to Be Japan's Nightmare
January 29, 2015
China's Dream Doesn't Have to Be Japan's Nightmare
Is China's upcoming military parade really aimed at intimidating Japan?
China's Dream Doesn't Have to Be Japan's Nightmare
China's Military Parade: A Warning to Japan <em>and</em> the US
January 28, 2015
China's Military Parade: A Warning to Japan and the US
China's military parade is not only meant to "intimidate" Japan -- it's a signal to the U.S. as well.
China's Military Parade: A Warning to Japan and the US
China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
January 24, 2015
China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
An event 100 years ago offers critical insights into how a rising hegemon should behave.
China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
Japan Approves Largest-Ever Defense Budget
January 14, 2015
Japan Approves Largest-Ever Defense Budget
Shinzo Abe's cabinet has approved a $42 billion defense budget, the largest ever in the country's history.
Japan Approves Largest-Ever Defense Budget
2015 Predictions for East Asia
January 13, 2015
2015 Predictions for East Asia
It looks set to be another year of repetitive, uninspiring status quo.
2015 Predictions for East Asia
China, Japan Try to Tamp Down Maritime Tensions
January 12, 2015
China, Japan Try to Tamp Down Maritime Tensions
China and Japan are one step closer to setting up a consultative mechanism to govern contacts in the East China Sea.
China, Japan Try to Tamp Down Maritime Tensions
Japan and China Spar Online Over Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
January 08, 2015
Japan and China Spar Online Over Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
China and Japan take to cyberspace to promote their territorial claims.
Japan and China Spar Online Over Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
China and Japan’s Abandoned Senkaku/Diaoyu Agreement
January 06, 2015
China and Japan’s Abandoned Senkaku/Diaoyu Agreement
A decades-old agreement to shelve the Senkaku/Diaoyu territorial dispute has fallen by the wayside.
China and Japan’s Abandoned Senkaku/Diaoyu Agreement
The China-Japan Détente Examined Through the Soviet Prism
December 26, 2014
The China-Japan Détente Examined Through the Soviet Prism
Comparing current Sino-Japanese relations to the Soviet-U.S. thaw of the 1970s.
The China-Japan Détente Examined Through the Soviet Prism
Japan: 'No Dispute' Over the Senkaku/Diaoyu
December 24, 2014
Japan: 'No Dispute' Over the Senkaku/Diaoyu
Japanese officials have made clear the country’s position on the East China Sea disputes.
Japan: 'No Dispute' Over the Senkaku/Diaoyu
Fixing the Senkaku/Diaoyu Problem Once and For All
December 19, 2014
Fixing the Senkaku/Diaoyu Problem Once and For All
In fact, international law does provide an achievable solution to the China-Japan dispute.
Fixing the Senkaku/Diaoyu Problem Once and For All
Wary China Eyes 4 More Years of Abe in Japan
December 18, 2014
Wary China Eyes 4 More Years of Abe in Japan
With Abe now set to control Japan for the near future, China renews its warnings about his rightist tendencies.
Wary China Eyes 4 More Years of Abe in Japan
China's Nanjing Massacre Publicity Push
December 13, 2014
China's Nanjing Massacre Publicity Push
China focused media attention on the Nanjing Massacre ahead of the first National Memorial Day on December 13.
China's Nanjing Massacre Publicity Push
China Holds Air-and-Sea Exercise Near Okinawa
December 11, 2014
China Holds Air-and-Sea Exercise Near Okinawa
Plus, Taiwanese indigenous missiles, costs of equipping a PLA soldier, and South China Sea. Mid-week links.
China Holds Air-and-Sea Exercise Near Okinawa
Japan Considers State Financing for Defense Exports
November 28, 2014
Japan Considers State Financing for Defense Exports
The Japanese government will back Japanese firms involved in defense exports with financing.
Japan Considers State Financing for Defense Exports
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