Pulling out of the Black Sea Grain Initiative, Russia risks causing global food shortages in developing countries in Africa, the Middle East, and South America.
A deeper connection with the Global South is imperative for Japan, the author argues, to help counter the dependence on China and Russia for economic security.
While NATO is engaging with Japan more than ever, postponing a Tokyo liaison office may lead China to conclude that it has little interest in the...
Timing is everything in diplomacy. To reclaim the Northern Territories, Japan must be ready for all scenarios, including the possibility of Putin's downfall.
Japan's plan for releasing treated water from Fukushima Daiichi meets international safety standards. China can't say the same about its own tritium releases.
At its July 11-12 summit, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization should warn Russia on the explosives at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant and other heinous acts.
India's stance on China is close to the Biden administration's, but its credibility is at risk if it tacitly backs Russia's disregard for international law.
There are more than 30 PMCs besides Wagner in Russia. Some point to that as a sign that the Russian elite class is preparing for an...
Yevgeny Prigozhin, whose Wagner band of mercenaries helped in the invasion, says, "The war wasn't for demilitarizing or denazifying Ukraine."
The 3 parties directly concerned about regional stability and North Korea — Japan, the US, South Korea — all sit together in the UN Security Council...
Putin should recognize that he has lost the war in Ukraine. Opting to use nuclear weapons would do nothing but tarnish his already discredited reputation.
With growing trade ties, common Indo-Pacific interests, and joint military exercises, the Narendra Modi state visit should further boost India-US relations.