Chairman’s Message: Reflections on the 2016 Annual Security Forum

Author: Admiral Dennis Blair

Categories: Chairman's Message, Sasakawa USA Blog

It’s been several weeks since our annual Sasakawa USA Security Forum was held in May, and we were pleased this year to welcome more than twenty-five distinguished speakers who are experts in a variety of security-related fields pertinent to the U.S.-Japan alliance.

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Third Annual Security Forum: Concerns about presidential candidates draw media reports

Categories: In the News, Sasakawa USA Blog

Sasakawa USA’s Annual Security Forum last week gained the attention of many American and international media outlets after speakers raised criticisms of prospective U.S. nominees for president. Japan’s former defense minister Satoshi Morimoto, Ambassador Kenichiro Sasae, and senior Japanese Minister Shigeru Ishiba (pictured at right) all took stances against disparaging remarks made by candidate Donald Trump,

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