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Japan courts Myanmar as China watches

January 22nd, 2013 in 2013, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Global Times, Newsmakers, Thomas Berger 0 comments

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Thomas Berger, College of Arts & Sciences

During his first overseas trip to Southeast Asia, newly inaugurated Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stressed once more Japan’s interest in cooperation with Myanmar on Thursday, a couple of weeks after Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso’s visit to the country…

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History minor irritant in S.Korean-Japanese ties

August 7th, 2012 in 2012, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Global Times, Newsmakers, William Grimes 0 comments

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William Grimes, College of Arts & Sciences

The issue of the disputed islets is a constant irritant in Japan-South Korea relations, but is actually a fairly minor problem…

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