The JET Program and the US-Japan Relationship
April 14, 2015
The JET Program and the US-Japan Relationship
Alumni of the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program are an important part of bilateral ties.
The JET Program and the US-Japan Relationship
AIIB: Who's a Revisionist Anyway?
April 10, 2015
AIIB: Who's a Revisionist Anyway?
Not all revisionists are global revisionists.
AIIB: Who's a Revisionist Anyway?
US, Japan Talk Okinawa, Defense Guidelines During Carter's Visit
April 10, 2015
US, Japan Talk Okinawa, Defense Guidelines During Carter's Visit
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter made his first trip to Tokyo this week.
US, Japan Talk Okinawa, Defense Guidelines During Carter's Visit
Japan: Seeking Renewal in the Face of Decline
April 08, 2015
Japan: Seeking Renewal in the Face of Decline
Shinzo Abe’s constitutional reinterpretation has the potential to pay big dividends for the nation.
Japan: Seeking Renewal in the Face of Decline
How Do the United States and Japan See Each Other?
April 08, 2015
How Do the United States and Japan See Each Other?
A new study sheds light on public attitudes in the United States and Japan.
How Do the United States and Japan See Each Other?
Abe’s Botched Handling of Henoko
April 03, 2015
Abe’s Botched Handling of Henoko
The PM’s handling of the relocation of the U.S. military base will cost Japan in the long term.
Abe’s Botched Handling of Henoko
3 Years On, China, Japan, South Korea May Resume Leaders' Summit
March 23, 2015
3 Years On, China, Japan, South Korea May Resume Leaders' Summit
The foreign ministers of China, Japan, and South Korea suggested that the long-stalled leaders' summit could be back on.
3 Years On, China, Japan, South Korea May Resume Leaders' Summit
People-to-People Diplomacy in China-Japan Relations
March 17, 2015
People-to-People Diplomacy in China-Japan Relations
With frosty relations at the highest levels, citizen exchange becomes all the more important.
People-to-People Diplomacy in China-Japan Relations
What Can Japan Really Learn From Germany?
March 17, 2015
What Can Japan Really Learn From Germany?
Angela Merkel's visit to Japan reignited the old comparison of Japan and Germany's post-war actions.
What Can Japan Really Learn From Germany?
China-Japan-South Korea Relations Inching Forward
March 13, 2015
China-Japan-South Korea Relations Inching Forward
A trilateral foreign ministers' meeting, the first in nearly three years, is scheduled for this March.
China-Japan-South Korea Relations Inching Forward
China Doesn't Need Another Japanese Apology
March 12, 2015
China Doesn't Need Another Japanese Apology
Previous apologies have made little difference in China-Japan relations.
China Doesn't Need Another Japanese Apology
For First Time in 4 Years, China and Japan to Hold Security Talks
March 09, 2015
For First Time in 4 Years, China and Japan to Hold Security Talks
Senior Chinese and Japanese officials will meet later this month for a security dialogue.
For First Time in 4 Years, China and Japan to Hold Security Talks
Japan: Abe Misses Chance on Immigration Debate
March 06, 2015
Japan: Abe Misses Chance on Immigration Debate
The silence of the Japanese prime minister following the recent “apartheid” controversy speaks volumes.
Japan: Abe Misses Chance on Immigration Debate
Did Japan Just Change Its Attitude Toward South Korea?
March 05, 2015
Did Japan Just Change Its Attitude Toward South Korea?
A change in Japan's official diplomatic language is causing a furor in South Korea.
Did Japan Just Change Its Attitude Toward South Korea?
Financial Scandals in Japan Could Force Shake-Up in Abe's Cabinet
March 04, 2015
Financial Scandals in Japan Could Force Shake-Up in Abe's Cabinet
Alleged violations of the Political Funds Control Law are reverberating through the LDP and DPJ alike.
Financial Scandals in Japan Could Force Shake-Up in Abe's Cabinet
Abe May Address Joint Session of US Congress
February 25, 2015
Abe May Address Joint Session of US Congress
Shinzo Abe may address a joint session of U.S. Congress -- a first for any Japanese prime minister.
Abe May Address Joint Session of US Congress
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