Japan Institute for National Fundamentals
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Apr 27, 2016
【#370】Japan Should Lead Approval on TPP Agreement
Yasushi Tomiyama The Japanese government and ruling parties have given up on winning parliamentary approval on the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement and related legislation during the current Diet session. It was Japan’s responsibility to take leadership in realizing the strategically important challenge to develop an .... <Read more>
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Apr 22, 2016
【#369(Special)】Are North Korea and the Islamic State Collaborating on Terror?
Tsutomu Nishioka I have recently obtained surprising information that the Kim Jong-un regime in North Korea has requested that the Islamist extremist organization Islamic State (IS) carry out terrorist attacks inside of South Korea. This information reveals that, beginning two years ago, North Korean special forces .... <Read more>

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【#368】It’s Time for Emergency Legislation Including Constitutional Amendment
Akira Momochi When a major earthquake hit Kumamoto Prefecture in western Japan in mid-April, the Abe cabinet made a quick response. In five minutes after the first quake, it set up an emergency center at the prime minister’s office. Five minutes later, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe instructed government officials to make all-out

【#367】Japan Should Engage with Problems in Areas under Control in Past
Yang Haiying How to deal with China has become an issue of vital importance for the entire western Pacific region as the future international development is uncertain. The issue is also how Japan should deal with its former colonies and other areas that had been within Japan’s