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Trump, Putin and Kim make Abe miserable

| Nov 26, 2016

Trump, Putin and Kim make Abe miserable

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What a bad week for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. His foreign policy initiatives lay in tatters with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s plans to dump the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Russian President Vladimir Putin pouring cold water on Abe’s hopes of regaining some of the ...

Expect closer Japan-U.S. ties

Nov 25, 2016

Expect closer Japan-U.S. ties

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An alignment of long-term economic, political and security interests mean that Japan-U.S. relations will ultimately be driven by strategic considerations rather than personality politics.