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Japan’s Terrible Mistake on 'Comfort Women'
January 14, 2017
Japan’s Terrible Mistake on 'Comfort Women'
Japan has overreacted to the latest "comfort women" memorial statue in South Korea.
Japan’s Terrible Mistake on 'Comfort Women'
Shinzo Abe's Visit to Pearl Harbor: What to Expect
December 06, 2016
Shinzo Abe's Visit to Pearl Harbor: What to Expect
What to watch for during the Japanese prime minister's historic trip.
Shinzo Abe's Visit to Pearl Harbor: What to Expect
The Most Dangerous Problem in Asia: China-Japan Relations
August 31, 2016
The Most Dangerous Problem in Asia: China-Japan Relations
China and Japan have a thousand year history of fighting each other. What if that pattern repeats itself?
The Most Dangerous Problem in Asia: China-Japan Relations
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
August 30, 2016
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
Historical issues and maritime disputes continue to strain relations between China and Japan.
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
'Comfort Women' Activism in the US
June 22, 2016
'Comfort Women' Activism in the US
How, and why, activists and artists seek to tell the story of wartime sexual slavery to an American audience.
'Comfort Women' Activism in the US
'Strategic Forgiveness': Lessons for East Asia
June 10, 2016
'Strategic Forgiveness': Lessons for East Asia
"Being contrite contains real diplomatic, defense, and economic benefits."
'Strategic Forgiveness': Lessons for East Asia
Mitsubishi Apologizes to Chinese WWII Forced Laborers
June 06, 2016
Mitsubishi Apologizes to Chinese WWII Forced Laborers
After 70 years, justice for survivors and their families… but not for everyone
Mitsubishi Apologizes to Chinese WWII Forced Laborers
6 Months Later: The 'Comfort Women' Agreement
May 11, 2016
6 Months Later: The 'Comfort Women' Agreement
Lacking formal implementation and combined with changing political tides, the comfort women issue will drag on.
6 Months Later: The 'Comfort Women' Agreement
Should President Obama Visit Hiroshima?
April 16, 2016
Should President Obama Visit Hiroshima?
If framed correctly, a presidential visit could advance historical reconciliation throughout Northeast Asia.
Should President Obama Visit Hiroshima?
China, Taiwan Apply Pressure to Japan Over 'Comfort Women' Issue
January 06, 2016
China, Taiwan Apply Pressure to Japan Over 'Comfort Women' Issue
Beijing and Taipei respond to Japan's agreement with South Korea over World War II sex slaves.
China, Taiwan Apply Pressure to Japan Over 'Comfort Women' Issue
South Korea’s ‘Comfort Women’ Reject Deal With Japan
December 30, 2015
South Korea’s ‘Comfort Women’ Reject Deal With Japan
Critics reject the landmark deal as political expediency that does not adequately address the victims' concerns.
South Korea’s ‘Comfort Women’ Reject Deal With Japan
Japan, South Korea Reach Agreement on 'Comfort Women'
December 28, 2015
Japan, South Korea Reach Agreement on 'Comfort Women'
The agreement could provide a long-awaited breakthrough in Japan-Korea ties.
Japan, South Korea Reach Agreement on 'Comfort Women'
Korean Man Arrested in Yasukuni Bombing Case
December 11, 2015
Korean Man Arrested in Yasukuni Bombing Case
The suspect has both admitted and denied planting explosives at the controversial shrine honoring Japan's war dead.
Korean Man Arrested in Yasukuni Bombing Case
Are Korea and Japan Headed for a Thaw?
November 05, 2015
Are Korea and Japan Headed for a Thaw?
The Park-Abe meeting was encouraging, but there are structural issues that still need to be addressed.
Are Korea and Japan Headed for a Thaw?
'Comfort Women' Issue Dominates Rare Japan-Korea Bilateral Talks
November 03, 2015
'Comfort Women' Issue Dominates Rare Japan-Korea Bilateral Talks
South Korea's president wants to reach a final solution by the end of 2015.
'Comfort Women' Issue Dominates Rare Japan-Korea Bilateral Talks
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
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