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Nicholas Szechenyi

Japan Looks South: China’s Rise Drives New Strategy

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on

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WASHINGTON: You’d expect the top admiral in the Japan Self-Defense Force to talk about defending Japan. But Adm. Tomohisa Takei surprised me on his latest visit to Washington — his third in 10 months — with a speech that clearly demonstrates how Japan is broadening its strategic perspective. The new view from Tokyo takes in the Indian… Keep reading →

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