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Japan’s ‘Irish Question’

Is South Korea slipping away?

Mar 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24 • By DENNIS P. HALPIN

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Japan Steps Up

America’s Pacific ally displays confidence – and makes a needless slip.

11:33 AM, Jan 21, 2014 • By JOSEPH A. BOSCO

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U.S. Amb. to Japan, Caroline Kennedy, Sparks Outrage Over Deep Concern for Local Tradition

7:44 AM, Jan 20, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Okinawa

Foolish Consistency

Jan 20, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 18 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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Biden: 'I've Never Found' Women in Workforce to Be 'Kinder and Gentler'

7:26 AM, Dec 3, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Beijing

Bullies in Beijing

Dec 9, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 13 • By GARY SCHMITT

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Department of Low Expectations

Department of Low Expectations

Sep 16, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 02 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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Japan’s Sun May Be Rising

A different cure for economic stagnation.

Aug 19, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 46 • By CHARLES WOLF JR.

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Don't Pivot to Beijing

10:29 AM, Apr 12, 2013 • By VANCE SERCHUK

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Helicopter Haruhiko

12:00 AM, Apr 6, 2013 • By IRWIN M. STELZER

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Report: Caroline Kennedy to Be Named Ambassador to Japan

8:11 AM, Apr 1, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER

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The Senkakus, aka the Chinese pretext

Sayonara, Asian Allies

Obama’s damaging diffidence.

Mar 11, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 25 • By ROSS TERRILL

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Coming Together . . . for What?

9:30 AM, Feb 16, 2013 • By IRWIN M. STELZER

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Pelosi Defends Violent Video Games

9:42 AM, Feb 10, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Things Are Tough All Over

11:55 AM, Jan 5, 2013 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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