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US Navy World War II-Era Heavy Cruiser Wreckage Discovered in Pacific
August 23, 2017
US Navy World War II-Era Heavy Cruiser Wreckage Discovered in Pacific
The U.S. warship was sunk by a Japanese submarine in July 1945. It delivered parts for the atomic bomb dropped over Hiroshima.
US Navy World War II-Era Heavy Cruiser Wreckage Discovered in Pacific
No, India’s Army Did Not Play a ‘Significant Role’ at Dunkirk
August 08, 2017
No, India’s Army Did Not Play a ‘Significant Role’ at Dunkirk
When discussing India’s role in World War II, let’s stick to the historical facts.
No, India’s Army Did Not Play a ‘Significant Role’ at Dunkirk
The Big Lesson From the US Victory at the Battle of Midway, 75 Years Later
June 09, 2017
The Big Lesson From the US Victory at the Battle of Midway, 75 Years Later
Winning organizations take pains to maintain their flexibility in the face of technological and strategic changes.
The Big Lesson From the US Victory at the Battle of Midway, 75 Years Later
The Battle of Midway, 75 Years On
June 07, 2017
The Battle of Midway, 75 Years On
75 years later, the Battle of Midway stands as one of the greatest all-time naval victories.
The Battle of Midway, 75 Years On
The Significance of Abe’s Pearl Harbor Visit
January 25, 2017
The Significance of Abe’s Pearl Harbor Visit
The Japanese prime minister’s visit shows that liberals don’t have the monopoly on reconciliation.
The Significance of Abe’s Pearl Harbor Visit
From ‘Infamy’ to ‘Reconciliation’ – Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to Pearl Harbor
January 25, 2017
From ‘Infamy’ to ‘Reconciliation’ – Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to Pearl Harbor
A shift in perceptions could change the direction of the U.S.-Japan alliance.
From ‘Infamy’ to ‘Reconciliation’ – Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to Pearl Harbor
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
December 13, 2016
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia campaign is among the most successful series of military operations ever conducted.
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
Shinzo Abe's Visit to Pearl Harbor: What to Expect
December 06, 2016
Shinzo Abe's Visit to Pearl Harbor: What to Expect
What to watch for during the Japanese prime minister's historic trip.
Shinzo Abe's Visit to Pearl Harbor: What to Expect
Tule Lake: Memories of Japanese Internment
September 16, 2016
Tule Lake: Memories of Japanese Internment
As discussion of internment rises in America, the most fortified city in the Americas during WWII risks being forgotten.
Tule Lake: Memories of Japanese Internment
The Strategic Lessons of 1944's Battle of the Philippine Sea
August 01, 2016
The Strategic Lessons of 1944's Battle of the Philippine Sea
1944’s Battle of Philippine Sea holds some interesting lessons for how we think about military power.
The Strategic Lessons of 1944's Battle of the Philippine Sea
This Naval Battle Could Have Changed the Course of WW2
July 21, 2016
This Naval Battle Could Have Changed the Course of WW2
If the Battle of the Philippine Sea had played out differently, Japan's navy might have been decimated by June 1944.
This Naval Battle Could Have Changed the Course of WW2
Mitsubishi Apologizes to Chinese WWII Forced Laborers
June 06, 2016
Mitsubishi Apologizes to Chinese WWII Forced Laborers
After 70 years, justice for survivors and their families… but not for everyone
Mitsubishi Apologizes to Chinese WWII Forced Laborers
Kyrgyz President Warns of Modern Fascists in Russia
May 10, 2016
Kyrgyz President Warns of Modern Fascists in Russia
Victory Day in Central Asia this year was a more subdued affair, with requiems instead of parades.
Kyrgyz President Warns of Modern Fascists in Russia
Kerry Becomes First US Secretary to Visit Hiroshima
April 12, 2016
Kerry Becomes First US Secretary to Visit Hiroshima
Kerry's trip, made with the other G7 foreign minsters, could pave the way for a visit by Obama in May.
Kerry Becomes First US Secretary to Visit Hiroshima
Review - India’s War: World War II and the Making of Modern South Asia
March 27, 2016
Review - India’s War: World War II and the Making of Modern South Asia
India's contributions during WWII have often been overlooked. A new book by Srinath Raghavan helps redress that.
Review - India’s War: World War II and the Making of Modern South Asia
Tokyo and the Night of the Firewind
February 24, 2016
Tokyo and the Night of the Firewind
The night of March 9-10, 1945 brought unimaginable destruction on the Japanese capital.
Tokyo and the Night of the Firewind
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