Author: Ōba Mie
Categories: In-Depth with Nippon.com
Japan’s ties with ASEAN over the past 40-plus years have been through various changes and have been affected by the major growth of China’s presence in the region. But Japan continues to be a key partner for the association and its members. Formerly focused on economic affairs, Japan-ASEAN cooperation now extends to the political and security spheres as well.
Date: October 14, 2016
Sasakawa USA, in cooperation with the Sasakawa Peace Foundation in Tokyo, hosted a panel discussion on East Asia’s Maritime Challenges and the role the U.S.-Japan alliance can play in these contested spaces.
Tags: east china sea, event, ian storey, jeffrey hornung, justin nankivell, ken jimbo, maritime dispute, maritime issues, maritime security, masayuki masuda, narushige michishita, nong hong, security, South China Sea, tabitha mallory, umio otsuka