Regions / Japan
China’s aggressive territorial claims, Washington's "pivot" to Asia, and Japan’s hawkish bluster add up to a volatile brew in the Asia-Pacific.
As they rally against a planned military base on Henoko, the people of Okinawa need all the support they can get.
War with Iran could cost you your job.
The crisis of people-trafficking and sexual exploitation in Northeast Asia is not a nationalist issue; it is a gender issue.
The rise of Japan's reactionary right suggests that the country has yet to come to terms with its actions in World War II.
The U.S. government may be legally obligated to defend Japan.
The U.S. 'pivot' to the South and East China Seas has energised the American industrial-military complex, dimming the prospects for a peaceful resolution of the ongoing disputes in the region.
With Japanese militarism on the rise, Okinawan leaders bring an angry appeal for peace to Tokyo.
With the pace of Osprey operations increasing, so too is the catastrophic disparity between the U.S. military and the people of Okinawa.
A new CSIS report is indicative of the American foreign policy establishment's contempt for Japan.