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Beyond that awkwardly timed travel advisory, how are Japan-U.S. relations anyway? Here’s a catch-up on commentary and analysis about the alliance:

  • Looking at recent developments, it seems clear that there is far more that unites Japan and the U.S. than divides them, the JT Editorial Board writes. Yet challenges remain, not just on China and Taiwan, but also surrounding shifts in U.S. nuclear doctrine.
  • Months into his term, U.S. President Joe Biden is showing that Asia will remain a key security priority for his administration despite a plethora of vexing challenges at home, writes Jesse Johnson. And officials in Tokyo are breathing a sigh of relief.
Biden to tap Rahm Emanuel for ambassador to Japan: AP source | WGN NEWS
Biden to tap Rahm Emanuel for ambassador to Japan: AP source | WGN NEWS

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