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Did Japan Get What It Wanted From the Osaka G20 Summit?
July 01, 2019

Did Japan Get What It Wanted From the Osaka G20 Summit?

By Daniel Hurst
Evaluating PM Abe’s sideline diplomacy and Japan’s pursuit of previously stated goals.
Japan’s Diplomatic Policy Outline Reveals Shifts on North Korea, Russia
May 02, 2019

Japan’s Diplomatic Policy Outline Reveals Shifts on North Korea, Russia

By Daniel Hurst
Tokyo appears to be giving itself more room to negotiate on longstanding issues.

Japan Eyes a Diplomatic Upgrade
February 23, 2019

Japan Eyes a Diplomatic Upgrade

By Daniel Hurst
Foreign Minister Taro Kono told parliament that the country needs to overhaul its foreign ministry workforce.

Jonathan B. Miller on Japan’s Foreign and Defense Policies Under Shinzo Abe
February 06, 2019

Jonathan B. Miller on Japan’s Foreign and Defense Policies Under Shinzo Abe

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Diplomat speaks with Jonathan B. Miller on the future direction of Japan's foreign and defense policies.

How Shinzo Abe Is Changing Japan’s Foreign Policy Apparatus
December 13, 2018

How Shinzo Abe Is Changing Japan’s Foreign Policy Apparatus

By Dmitry Filippov
The Abe administration is seizing the foreign policy initiative from Japan’s bureaucracy.
Satoru Nagao on the Japan-India ‘Special’ Relationship
December 12, 2018

Satoru Nagao on the Japan-India ‘Special’ Relationship

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The Diplomat talks with Saturo Nagao about the trajectory of ties between Japan and India in the wider Indo-Pacific.

US-Japan Relations in the Coming Year: Alliance Management and Risk Management
July 27, 2018

US-Japan Relations in the Coming Year: Alliance Management and Risk Management

By J. Berkshire Miller
Now is a time for alliance management and shrewd diplomacy from Japan.
Japan's Foreign Policy Balancing Act
May 17, 2018

Japan's Foreign Policy Balancing Act

By Daniel Hurst
This year's Diplomacy Bluebook shows Japan scrambling to square long-held positions with rapid changes in the region.

Japan’s Values-Free and Token Indo-Pacific Strategy
March 30, 2018

Japan’s Values-Free and Token Indo-Pacific Strategy

By James D.J. Brown
Japan must demonstrate that its commitment to international law and democratic values is more than just a fig leaf.

Shinzo Abe: Ideologue or Pragmatist?
June 13, 2017

Shinzo Abe: Ideologue or Pragmatist?

By Dmitry Filippov
Japan's prime minister isn't nationalistic so much as realistic.

Abe’s Trump Challenge and Japan's Foreign Policy Choices
March 07, 2017

Abe’s Trump Challenge and Japan's Foreign Policy Choices

By Carlos Ramirez
Will Japan use Trump's presidency as impetus to commit to a new Asian security architecture in the region?
Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role
February 23, 2017

Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Tokyo’s defense forces conducted their first drill outside of Japan alongside Asia’s largest multinational exercise.

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