Tag

Japan foreign policy

Page 3 of 4
Japan’s Disappointing G7 Summit

Japan’s Disappointing G7 Summit

By Mina Pollmann
The grouping seems less and less inclined to take up concerns related to East Asia, adding to Japan’s disillusionment.
Japan Keen to Bolster Ties with Pacific Island States

Japan Keen to Bolster Ties with Pacific Island States

By Grant Wyeth
The island states of the Pacific are pivotal to Japan’s free and open Indo-Pacific strategy.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

Shinzo Abe: Ideologue or Pragmatist?

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

Page 3 of 4