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Japan Holds Firm Against Nuclear Ban Treaty on Anniversary of Nuclear Bombings
August 18, 2018

Japan Holds Firm Against Nuclear Ban Treaty on Anniversary of Nuclear Bombings

By Daniel Hurst
Shinzo Abe insists that the treaty is unrealistic, but civil society is pushing back.

Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima, Iwo Jima: The Pacific War and US-Japan Reconciliation
February 28, 2017

Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima, Iwo Jima: The Pacific War and US-Japan Reconciliation

By Haruo Tohmatsu
The island of Iwo Jima plays an important role in U.S.-Japan reconciliation.
Obama And Hiroshima: Symbolism And Substance
May 20, 2016

Obama And Hiroshima: Symbolism And Substance

By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Gregory Kulacki

What to Expect From Obama's Hiroshima Visit
May 11, 2016

What to Expect From Obama's Hiroshima Visit

By Yuki Tatsumi
Japan will need to be careful not to let Obama's visit overshadow the G7 Summit.

Obama to Make Historic Visit to Hiroshima
May 10, 2016

Obama to Make Historic Visit to Hiroshima

By Catherine Putz
Both domestic and international audiences will be watching the visit for an apology.

Kerry Becomes First US Secretary to Visit Hiroshima
April 12, 2016

Kerry Becomes First US Secretary to Visit Hiroshima

By Shannon Tiezzi
Kerry's trip, made with the other G7 foreign minsters, could pave the way for a visit by Obama in May.

Japan's Nuclear Weapons Conundrum
April 06, 2016

Japan's Nuclear Weapons Conundrum

By Mina Pollmann
Even while Japan pushes for a world free of nuclear weapons, it recognizes the importance of a nuclear deterrence.
Weapons of Mass Destruction: How Will They Remember Us?
March 18, 2016

Weapons of Mass Destruction: How Will They Remember Us?

By Usman Khan
At a time of rising tensions in the Asia-Pacific, it is wise to recall the lessons of the past.

How Japan Views History
November 30, 2015

How Japan Views History

By Shannon Tiezzi
Japan’s memorials and museums shape national narratives on how to remember the war, honor the dead, and ensure peace.

Let's Keep the Abe Statement in Perspective
August 19, 2015

Let's Keep the Abe Statement in Perspective

By Brad Glosserman
It is important to distinguish between the man making the statement and the country he leads.

Giulio Douhet and the End of the Pacific War
August 12, 2015

Giulio Douhet and the End of the Pacific War

By Francis Sempa
The horrors of the strategic bombing of Japan in WWII followed the advice of this Italian author.
Atomic Remembrance and Japan's Security Reform Debate
August 08, 2015

Atomic Remembrance and Japan's Security Reform Debate

By Mina Pollmann
The 70th anniversary of the bombings at Hiroshima and Nagasaki is a focal point for opponents of defense reform.

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