Thinking about Okinawa (3): The Regional Security Context

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This article is available through a partnership between Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA and Nippon.com. Article was originally translated from a roundtable discussion conducted in Japanese on June 19, 2015. For original posting, click here.  The Japan-US security setup and moves by China have a major bearing on prospects for the US bases in Okinawa. In

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Thinking about Okinawa (2): The Widening Perception Gap

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This article is available through a partnership between Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA and Nippon.com. Article was originally translated from a roundtable discussion conducted in Japanese on June 19, 2015. For original posting, click here.  The perception gap between Okinawans and mainland Japanese appears to be growing by the day as Okinawa steps up its opposition

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