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Declassified: US Attempts to Rein in Chiang Ching-kuo's Nuclear Ambitions
February 20, 2016

Declassified: US Attempts to Rein in Chiang Ching-kuo's Nuclear Ambitions

By Ankit Panda
The Carter administration had to make sure Taiwan didn't renege on a 1976 nuclear pledge.
Japan Set to Boost East China Sea Troop Presence
November 30, 2015

Japan Set to Boost East China Sea Troop Presence

By Ankit Panda
Japan will likely deploy 500 troops to Ishigaki island, 90 nautical miles from the disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.

Revise the Plan to Build the U.S. Marine Air Base in Henoko, Okinawa
September 11, 2015

Revise the Plan to Build the U.S. Marine Air Base in Henoko, Okinawa

By Akikazu Hashimoto and Mike Mochizuki
Tokyo and Okinawa have a better option

On a Key Anniversary, Rethinking Okinawa’s Future
June 23, 2015

On a Key Anniversary, Rethinking Okinawa’s Future

By Vindu Mai Chotani and K V Kesavan
Seventy years after the Battle of Okinawa, Japan’s southernmost prefecture still bears an unfair burden.

Abe’s Botched Handling of Henoko
April 03, 2015

Abe’s Botched Handling of Henoko

By Ichiro Ozawa
The PM’s handling of the relocation of the U.S. military base will cost Japan in the long term.
Japan-China Maritime Crisis Management Talks Are On the Horizon
March 16, 2015

Japan-China Maritime Crisis Management Talks Are On the Horizon

By Ankit Panda
Chinese and Japanese officials will meet in Singapore in May to further discuss a maritime crisis management mechanism.

The Okinawa Reality
December 05, 2014

The Okinawa Reality

By Ricky Hough
Geopolitical realities suggest that the recent election of an anti-base candidate is unlikely to change much.
Okinawa’s Election Fallout for the US-Japan Alliance
November 18, 2014

Okinawa’s Election Fallout for the US-Japan Alliance

By Clint Richards
An inability to reach a settlement could have implications for the effectiveness of allied forces in the region.

Agent Orange in Okinawa
November 18, 2014

Agent Orange in Okinawa

By Kimberly Hughes
Determined citizens are working to uncover “one of the best kept secrets of the Cold War era.”

Abe’s Okinawa Setback
November 16, 2014

Abe’s Okinawa Setback

By Ricky Hough
Local elections in Okinawa deal another blow to the prime minister's agenda.

Okinawan Politics Back in International Spotlight
November 05, 2014

Okinawan Politics Back in International Spotlight

By Mina Pollmann
Local politicians are again drawing attention to a key U.S. foothold in East Asia.
Typhoon Neoguri Threatens Western Japan’s Already Weak Grid
July 08, 2014

Typhoon Neoguri Threatens Western Japan’s Already Weak Grid

By Clint Richards
The storm’s path will cross parts of Japan and test an already stretched energy sector.

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