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What Must China and Japan Do to Get Along in 2015?

It will take more than just an awkward handshake.

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Japan Has Enough Plutonium to Make Thousands of Nukes

So, I like electronic music. A lot. And there is no more important progenitor of electronica than Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto. If you don't know ...

Passport

Shinzo Abe and Xi Jinping Shared a Really Awkward Handshake in Beijing

Locked in a territorial dispute over a set of obscure -- if strategically important -- rocks in the South China Sea, Japan and China have ...

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Xi’s in the Money

For Xi Jinping and China's leaders, the Nov. 5-11 APEC summit should provide a welcome opportunity to showcase China's economic progress. While recent global headlines ...

Report

The Looming Gas Glut

Companies around the world are spending billions of dollars in a scramble to start exporting ever-greater amounts of natural gas with hopes of feeding a ...

The Cable

A Top Japanese General on ISIS: ‘Terrorism Is Never Tolerated’

Japan isn't the first country that comes to mind when discussing the growing phenomenon of foreign fighters flocking to Syria to join the Islamic State ...

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How Do You Say ‘Kingslayer’ in Japanese?

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe learned an important lesson from his disastrous first premiership in 2006, when he oversaw an administration beset by corruption and poor ...

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Moving Ever Further Out of the Shadows

Moving Ever Further Out of the Shadows

China’s Top Sex Scholar Announces Relationship with Transgender Man

China’s Top Sex Scholar Announces Relationship with Transgender Man

U.S. Iraq Strategy Missing Key Allies As More Troops Set to Deploy

U.S. Iraq Strategy Missing Key Allies As More Troops Set to Deploy

There’s No Clear Response to Hack that Cancelled ‘The Interview’

There’s No Clear Response to Hack that Cancelled ‘The Interview’

The Palestinians Decide to Roll the Dice at the United Nations

The Palestinians Decide to Roll the Dice at the United Nations

Baby Steps for AfPak Relations

Baby Steps for AfPak Relations

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