August 12, 2013

Gaffe-Prone Japan Is Going to Start a War

Gideon Rachman, Financial Times

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Japan's public diplomacy hovers between the ludicrous and the sinister. In recent months, the country has specialised in foreign policy gaffes that seem designed to give maximum offence to its Asian neighbours while causing maximum embarrassment to its western allies.

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TAGGED: Shinzo Abe, Japan, China, United States


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