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Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
December 24, 2015
Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
For the first time, China sent an armed vessel into disputed waters near the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.
Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
Can Japan and China Ever Finish Their Maritime Communication Negotiations?
November 12, 2015
Can Japan and China Ever Finish Their Maritime Communication Negotiations?
Japan and China's talks on a maritime communication mechanism have a convoluted history.
Can Japan and China Ever Finish Their Maritime Communication Negotiations?
China Holds Bilateral Talks With South Korea, Japan
November 03, 2015
China Holds Bilateral Talks With South Korea, Japan
Li Keqiang held separate discussions with Park Geun-hye and Shinzo Abe on the sidelines of their trilateral summit.
China Holds Bilateral Talks With South Korea, Japan
Japan Stands Up: Leveraging CSD and the TPP
October 22, 2015
Japan Stands Up: Leveraging CSD and the TPP
Insights from David Arase
Japan Stands Up: Leveraging CSD and the TPP
China Tests Japan's Resolve Over East China Sea
October 21, 2015
China Tests Japan's Resolve Over East China Sea
The Japan Air Self Defense Force scrambled its jets 117 times against Chinese planes in the third quarter of 2015.
China Tests Japan's Resolve Over East China Sea
UNESCO Accepts China's Nanjing Massacre Documents
October 17, 2015
UNESCO Accepts China's Nanjing Massacre Documents
Japan is not happy with the UN body's decision.
UNESCO Accepts China's Nanjing Massacre Documents
China, Japan Hold High-Level Talks, Prepare for Trilateral Summit
October 14, 2015
China, Japan Hold High-Level Talks, Prepare for Trilateral Summit
Yang Jiechi's trip to Tokyo is a positive sign, but improvements in China-Japan relations still lack substance.
China, Japan Hold High-Level Talks, Prepare for Trilateral Summit
Japan’s Security Bills: Overpromising and Under-Delivering
October 04, 2015
Japan’s Security Bills: Overpromising and Under-Delivering
The new security bills risk disappointing both opponents and proponents.
Japan’s Security Bills: Overpromising and Under-Delivering
China Detains 2 Japanese Suspected of Spying
October 01, 2015
China Detains 2 Japanese Suspected of Spying
Japan's government said the men were from the private sector.
China Detains 2 Japanese Suspected of Spying
Interview: Ezra Vogel
September 29, 2015
Interview: Ezra Vogel
Ezra Vogel on managing relations in Northeast Asia.
Interview: Ezra Vogel
Wondering Why China Held Its Parade? Here Are 5 Things Beijing Accomplished.
September 08, 2015
Wondering Why China Held Its Parade? Here Are 5 Things Beijing Accomplished.
There are both internal and external benefits of the military parade, despite some international concerns.
Wondering Why China Held Its Parade? Here Are 5 Things Beijing Accomplished.
Was Japan's Ex-Premier Missing from China's Military Parade?
September 04, 2015
Was Japan's Ex-Premier Missing from China's Military Parade?
Chinese media reported that Tomiichi Murayama had taken ill and was unable to attend the parade.
Was Japan's Ex-Premier Missing from China's Military Parade?
China-Japan Relations: Has the Ice Stayed Broken?
September 01, 2015
China-Japan Relations: Has the Ice Stayed Broken?
Richard Bush on China-Japan relations since their top leaders shook hands in November 2014.
China-Japan Relations: Has the Ice Stayed Broken?
4 Reasons Shinzo Abe Should Attend China’s WW2 Military Parade
August 24, 2015
4 Reasons Shinzo Abe Should Attend China’s WW2 Military Parade
After all considerations, the benefits are greater than costs. Shinzo Abe should seize this golden opportunity.
4 Reasons Shinzo Abe Should Attend China’s WW2 Military Parade
What Abe's WW2 Anniversary Statement Says About Japanese Identity
August 20, 2015
What Abe's WW2 Anniversary Statement Says About Japanese Identity
The language in Abe's statement reflects a mainstream consensus on modern Japanese identity.
What Abe's WW2 Anniversary Statement Says About Japanese Identity
China, South Korea Not Convinced by Abe's WW2 Anniversary Speech
August 18, 2015
China, South Korea Not Convinced by Abe's WW2 Anniversary Speech
China was blunt about its disappointment, while South Korea held out hope for better relations.
China, South Korea Not Convinced by Abe's WW2 Anniversary Speech
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