On Twitter, we look at some world leaders and political figures' words of condolences to former late Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
This is the first time in history that the US has embraced a Japanese strategy as its own. India, Australia, and even Europe have endorsed it.
A state funeral for the former prime minister is planned for the autumn, where more dignitaries are expected to arrive in Tokyo.
“America is a permanent Pacific power, and countries in this region can rely on America to be a continued presence both for security and economic reasons.”
Ambassador Rahm Emanuel: “This is not Europe's fight, this is not the transatlantic fight, this is a fight for all of us that believe in a...
“The key is deterrence. I think you're standing on board a large piece of that deterrence, but also the training with other like-minded nations.”
Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi and US Ambassador Rahm Emanuel stood together to deliver a strong message to North Korea and China.
PM Fumio Kishida and Senator Bill Hagerty— former US ambassador to Japan— talked about Russia's invasion of Ukraine and issues related to China and North Korea.
Japan's is in peril security-wise. Russia, North Korea, and China are nuclear powers all shamelessly violating international law.
Over the first weekend of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, several cities in Japan held peaceful demonstrations to show their support for Ukrainians.
It is time for a new tactic based on joining forces with Western allies to realize the return of Japan’s Northern Territories from Russia’s unlawful control.
Indeed, it’s hard to imagine anyone less suited for dealing with the Japanese. Still, there have been other apparently poor choices that turned out to be...