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All Posts Tagged With: "Japan"

With Trial Looming, Families of U.S. Reporters Detained by North Korea Break Their Silence

After being advised by the State Department to lie low and let diplomacy take its course, today's trial of Laura Ling and Euna Lee in Pyongyang has convinced their families to appeal directly to the North Korean government for the release of their loved ones.

Jun 3rd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Biden Visits Beirut, Fighting Rages in Mogadishu

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 22nd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Peruvian Army to Move Against Amazon Protesters, Lithuania Elects Woman President

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 19th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Thousands Protest Lawyer Death in Guatemala, Chad Sends Air Force into Sudan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 18th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: G20 $1 Trillion Deal, North Korea Threatens “Deadly Blows” to Japan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Apr 2nd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: War Crimes Hearings Begin in Cambodia, Police Academy Attacked in Lahore

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 30th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Aid to Gaza; Clashes in Somalia

A round-up of today's global news headlines.

Feb 24th, 2009 | Comments

Economic Crisis in a Globalized World

A round-up of how nations around the globe are dealing with the economic downturn: bailouts, I.M.F. loans, and schadenfreude.

Nov 21st, 2008 | Comments

Japan’s About-Face: Resources

Learn more about Japanese history, the Japanese Self-Defense Forces, and the U.S.-Japanese alliance with these web resources.

Jul 8th, 2008 | Comments

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Japan’s About-Face: Video: Full Episode

Japan’s About-Face is a remarkable window into the shifting role of the military in post-war Japanese society.

Jul 8th, 2008 | Comments

Japan’s About-Face: Audio: The U.S.-Japan Alliance

WIDE ANGLE speaks with Richard J. Samuels, the founding director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Japan Program, about the relationship between the U.S. and Japan.

Jul 8th, 2008 | Comments

Japan’s About-Face: Filmmaker Notes: Micah Fink

Filmmaker Micah Fink talks about how and why he was granted the access necessary to make "Japan's About-Face". Fink also reflects on whether Japan is still a pacifist nation.

Jul 8th, 2008 | Comments

Japan’s About-Face: Map: Japan’s Self-Defense Forces Deployments

View an interactive map of Japan's SDF deployments around the world.

Jul 8th, 2008 | Comments

Japan’s About-Face: Timeline: Japanese Military History

Read about Japan's military history, from ancient times to the present.

Jul 8th, 2008 | Comments
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