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Could Japan Go Minesweeping in the Strait of Hormuz?
February 18, 2015
Could Japan Go Minesweeping in the Strait of Hormuz?
PM Abe's LDP and the Komeito Party debate whether minesweeping operations qualify as collective self-defense.
Could Japan Go Minesweeping in the Strait of Hormuz?
Timing is Everything: Abe’s Playbook for Military Normalization
July 01, 2014
Timing is Everything: Abe’s Playbook for Military Normalization
Abe moves closer to passing collective self-defense, despite public protests.
Timing is Everything: Abe’s Playbook for Military Normalization
New Komeito Fighting Back on Collective Self-Defense
June 10, 2014
New Komeito Fighting Back on Collective Self-Defense
Japan’s ruling coalition appears no closer to Cabinet approval than when talks started last month.
New Komeito Fighting Back on Collective Self-Defense
Abe’s Next Steps Toward Collective Self-Defense
May 15, 2014
Abe’s Next Steps Toward Collective Self-Defense
The LDP is seeking to unite the coalition government in order to enshrine collective self-defense by year’s end.
Abe’s Next Steps Toward Collective Self-Defense
India-Japan Defense Ministers Agree To Expand Strategic Cooperation
January 08, 2014
India-Japan Defense Ministers Agree To Expand Strategic Cooperation
India and Japan kicked off 2014 on a positive note by expanding their bilateral defense relationship.
India-Japan Defense Ministers Agree To Expand Strategic Cooperation
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