By Yuki Tatsumi:  READ MORE

The G7 meeting held in Hiroshima last weekend marks a major diplomatic accomplishment for Japan. READ MORE

Australia’s selection of a replacement for its Collins-Class submarine, termed the SEA1000 program, is entering its final stages. READ MORE

The 9-11 terrorist attack in 2001 was a rude awakening to the entire world that the nature of the global security challenges are fundamentally shifting.  Now, in a world that has become increasingly interconnected, developments in one region has a rippling effect in other parts of the world.  In READ MORE

Over the last several years, Japan has seen a panoply of new political parties appearing and evaporating. READ MORE

March 15, 2016 | Opinion

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Japan’s UN membership. Having just started its two-year term as a non-permanent member of the Security Council, Japan’s involvement in the UN is a high-priority for the Abe government’s foreign policy agenda this year. READ MORE