February 17, 2014

Japan's Provocations

Jackson Diehl, Washington Post

The Associated Press

Could Japan end up provoking the most serious national security crisis yet faced by President Obama?

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TAGGED: Shinzo Abe, Japan


February 7, 2014
Japan Gets Its Very Own Fox News
William Pesek, Bloomberg View
Abe keeps trying to tell Asia he’s all about peace, love and understanding. If that is what’s in his heart, something is getting lost in translation. But a new brouhaha involving national broadcaster NHK suggests... more ››
February 13, 2014
Shinzo Abe's Nationalist Strategy
Kosuke Takahashi, The Diplomat
The world is now beginning to realize Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s true intentions. With his controversial visit to the Yasukuni shrine, which memorializes war dead, including Class A war criminals such as... more ››
February 13, 2014
Time for Tough Love in East Asia
Ted Galen Carpenter, National Interest
China’s neighbors are increasingly nervous about Beijing’s expansive territorial claims and other manifestations of abrasive behavior. They are eager to huddle behind America’s security shield, and Washington... more ››
February 6, 2014
Japan's War on History Comes to America
Edward Jackfert, Nat'l Interest
No governor should allow a foreign government to blackmail his state. Further, no American should allow a foreign government the opportunity to again humiliate its once subjugated peoples. In the end, Governor McAuliffe must... more ››
February 6, 2014
South Korea's Japanese Mirror
Danny Leipziger, The Diplomat
South Korea should not make Japan’s mistake and delay on much-needed reforms. more ››