Regions / Japan
Japan is about to replace its nuclear plants with something just as risky.
This article reflects upon the ecological impact and widespread resentment of the U.S. military base in Okinawa.
The Japanese coalition government is still woefully unprepared to handle crises like Fukushima.
The U.S. military footprint on Okinawa is shrinking, but the impasse over bases remains.
Despite the recent change in North Korea's leadership, it is important that talks resume between Pyongyang and Japan.
The presence of military bases in Japan has been a strong cause of unrest and outspoken frustation.
There is perhaps more common ground between Okinawans and Marines than either Washington or Tokyo imagines.
Can we close the Futenma U.S. Marine Base in Japan Without Constructing Additional Marine Bases in Okinawa?
China is key to Japan's economic recovery.
It took a little help from its friends for the United States to defeat Imperial Japan in World War II.