Tag: japan

Hands on fence

US and North Korea: More in common than meets the eye

Though nuclear negotiations steal the show, the US and North Korea both have a troubling record of whisking people off the streets and out of […]

The ghosts that haunt Japan’s North Korea policy

Japan risks undermining its interests in denuclearisation if it gets carried away with its stance on North Korean abductions, writes Lloyd Rhodes.

Predicting Japan’s next era name

As the Heisei Period draws to a close, how will the name of the next Emperor’s period be decided? Timothy Magarry writes.

Is the time right for Australia and Japan to become formal allies?

Should Australia and Japan sign a defence treaty to challenge China’s military rise? Luke Courtois argues that such a move would send a very poor […]