Tokyo worries the ripple effects of South Korea’s top court ordering Japanese firms to pay redress could cascade into other issues, and reignite war compensation issues with other countries.
Tokyo and Washington revised a set of 2005 guidelines Thursday that deal with off-base U.S. military aircraft accidents in Japan to allow for the "expeditious early entry" of Japanese officials into an inner cordoned off area to be set up around the wreckage, the ...
U.S. national security adviser John Bolton met with key diplomatic and security officials in Tokyo on Monday amid Washington's push to build a multinational force to safeguard commercial shipping in the Strait of Hormuz. Bolton held separate meetings with Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Defense Minister ...
The foreign minister lambasted the ambassador for rejecting an arbitration panel on wartime labor proposed under the 1965 pact that normalized bilateral ties and settled war compensation issues.
The campaign office of the Liberal Democratic Party's Matsuji Nakaizumi, an incumbent running in Sunday's Upper House election, features something rather unusual: Dozens of endorsement posters signed by top party heavyweights. LDP bigwigs have also visited Akita and stumped for Nakaizumi at an unprecedented pace ...
Minister Adel al-Jubeir said options aimed at securing freedom of navigation include both military and economic measures.
Trump had strongly criticized the security treaty, calling the pact one-sided as Japan does not need to come to the U.S.’s aid if it is attacked.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin meet but fail to reach any major breakthrough in the long-standing territorial dispute.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe finds time for a radio interview by a member of the pop idol group Kanjani Eight, but not to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the Group of 20 summit.
Glowing exchanges between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump gloss over Trump’s overt bashing of the Japan-U.S. security alliance before the summit.