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Oct 19, 2017
【#475】Japan Should Exit UNESCO Depending on Comfort Women Inscription
Shiro Takahashi On October 12, the U.S. government announced it would withdraw from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. The announcement came in protest to UNESCO’s anti-Israel attitude indicated by its decision to inscribe the old city of Hebron in the Palestinian autonomous region as a .... <Read more>
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Oct 17, 2017
【#474(Special)】Personnel Shakeup Indicates Pyongyang’s Sense of Crisis
Tsutomu Nishioka On October 10, the anniversary of the Korea Workers’ Party, North Korea did not make any military provocation like missile firing and nuclear tests. Given the Kim Jong-un regime’s persistent attitude of striving to possess nuclear missiles that can reach the U.S. mainland, however, U.S.-North Korea military tensions are .... <Read more>

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【#473(Special)】Takaichi’s Admirable Comment
Yoshiko Sakurai “When I became a lawmaker, I was surprised to find politicians who speak on the premise that what they don’t want to happen should not happen,” says former Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Sanae Takaichi, a close aide to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. In fact, as anything could happen in international

【#472】Japan Can No Longer Depend on U.S.
Tadae Takubo Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dissolved the powerful House of Representatives for a snap election, realizing that Japanese people’s sense of crisis as a whole is very low even in the face of the unprecedented threat emanating from North Korea’s nuclear and missile development. A significant portion of Japanese