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South China Sea: Japan's <em>Izumo</em> Helicopter Carrier Conducts Drill With US Navy Carrier
June 19, 2017
South China Sea: Japan's Izumo Helicopter Carrier Conducts Drill With US Navy Carrier
The Izumo additionally escorted U.S. Navy vessels in the South China Sea.
South China Sea: Japan's Izumo Helicopter Carrier Conducts Drill With US Navy Carrier
US Admiral: North Korea 'Threat to the Entire World'
May 18, 2017
US Admiral: North Korea 'Threat to the Entire World'
The head of U.S. Pacific Command advocates for stronger sanctions against North Korea.
US Admiral: North Korea 'Threat to the Entire World'
Finding Common Ground Between US, Japan, and China in Southeast Asia
March 29, 2017
Finding Common Ground Between US, Japan, and China in Southeast Asia
Though the competition between the three actors is likely to remain, they can also move forward with collaboration in four specific areas.
Finding Common Ground Between US, Japan, and China in Southeast Asia
Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role
February 23, 2017
Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role
Tokyo’s defense forces conducted their first drill outside of Japan alongside Asia’s largest multinational exercise.
Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role
Oldest US Ally in Asia: Thailand or the Philippines?
February 17, 2017
Oldest US Ally in Asia: Thailand or the Philippines?
A closer look at who should truly hold that title.
Oldest US Ally in Asia: Thailand or the Philippines?
Japanese Defense Minister: Military 'Will Not Be Sent' to the South China Sea Alongside US
February 06, 2017
Japanese Defense Minister: Military 'Will Not Be Sent' to the South China Sea Alongside US
Inada reiterates Japan's standing policy to not involve its forces in the South China Sea beyond training missions.
Japanese Defense Minister: Military 'Will Not Be Sent' to the South China Sea Alongside US
Mattis: Senkakus Covered Under US-Japan Security Treaty
February 06, 2017
Mattis: Senkakus Covered Under US-Japan Security Treaty
Jim Mattis offers Japan reassurance on the disputed Senkaku Islands.
Mattis: Senkakus Covered Under US-Japan Security Treaty
US Defense Diplomacy in the Asia-Pacific: What Obama and Carter Will Leave Trump and Mattis
December 09, 2016
US Defense Diplomacy in the Asia-Pacific: What Obama and Carter Will Leave Trump and Mattis
What will the Obama administration leave the incoming administration on Asia defense policy?
US Defense Diplomacy in the Asia-Pacific: What Obama and Carter Will Leave Trump and Mattis
Trump Faces Early Foreign Policy Test With Abe Meeting
November 16, 2016
Trump Faces Early Foreign Policy Test With Abe Meeting
The meeting is an opportunity for the president-elect to send some much-needed signals to the region and the world.
Trump Faces Early Foreign Policy Test With Abe Meeting
Nuke or No Nuke? Japan’s Long Dilemma
October 07, 2016
Nuke or No Nuke? Japan’s Long Dilemma
The discreet temptation for a national nuclear deterrent has persisted for decades.
Nuke or No Nuke? Japan’s Long Dilemma
Despite Trump's Rhetoric, GOP Senators Try to Reassure South Korea
June 03, 2016
Despite Trump's Rhetoric, GOP Senators Try to Reassure South Korea
Reassuring allies in the face of Donald Trump’s presumptive nomination to the Republican presidential ticket is not easy.
Despite Trump's Rhetoric, GOP Senators Try to Reassure South Korea
Expanding US-Japan-India Cooperation in the Indian Ocean
April 08, 2016
Expanding US-Japan-India Cooperation in the Indian Ocean
The Indian Ocean is featuring more prominently in discussions among the three Asian giants.
Expanding US-Japan-India Cooperation in the Indian Ocean
US, Asia Allies Set For Military Exercise Cope North 2016
January 25, 2016
US, Asia Allies Set For Military Exercise Cope North 2016
Washington and five Asian allies prepare for largest iteration of air exercise next month.
US, Asia Allies Set For Military Exercise Cope North 2016
US Top Asia Diplomat to Visit Thailand, Laos and Japan
December 11, 2015
US Top Asia Diplomat to Visit Thailand, Laos and Japan
Daniel Russel will travel to Asia from December 13 to 21.
US Top Asia Diplomat to Visit Thailand, Laos and Japan
The Lessons of Pearl Harbor: Fear Itself, Then and Now
December 08, 2015
The Lessons of Pearl Harbor: Fear Itself, Then and Now
Remembering the dual legacy of December 7, 1941.
The Lessons of Pearl Harbor: Fear Itself, Then and Now
China is on ‘High Alert’ for Japan’s ‘Intervention’ in South China Sea
November 21, 2015
China is on ‘High Alert’ for Japan’s ‘Intervention’ in South China Sea
Abe says Japan would consider patrols in the South China Sea, China isn't too happy about the suggestion.
China is on ‘High Alert’ for Japan’s ‘Intervention’ in South China Sea
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