Mr. Kishida Goes to Washington: The Right Way and the Wrong Way

Categories: Japan Political Pulse

Dr. Gerald Curtis, Burgess Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Columbia University It has been 76 years since World War II, 69 years since Japan regained its sovereignty and 61 years since Japan signed a revised mutual security treaty with the United States. Now that Japan has the world’s third largest economy, a powerful military

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Sustaining U.S.-Japan alliance topic of Adm. Blair keynote in Chicago

Categories: Energy and Technology, Sasakawa USA Blog

The U.S.-Japan alliance is stronger than ever, but work still needs to be done to sustain the positive momentum and navigate potential crises that could arise in the future, Adm. Dennis Blair, Chairman and Distinguished Senior Fellow at Sasakawa USA, said February 23 at an event focusing on the New Asian Security Landscape.

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Events to explore why Japan Matters for Ohio, Pennsylvania

Categories: Sasakawa USA Blog

Throughout the United States, the importance of Japan is striking, bringing in billions of dollars to the economy. At two upcoming forums in Cleveland and Philadelphia, Sasakawa USA in collaboration with the East-West Center (EWC) and several partner organizations,  will present details on the impact of the U.S.-Japan relationship in Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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Video: Panelists discuss U.S.-Japan relations under next administration

Categories: Sasakawa USA Blog

  On May 18, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation in Japan and Sasakawa USA hosted a panel discussion in Tokyo on the topic of U.S. defense and foreign policy under the next administration. The event featured seven emerging defense experts from Washington, D.C. who participated in the Sasakawa USA Emerging Experts Delegation (SEED) Program. The event,

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Capitol Hill reception for visiting Diet members

Date: May 3, 2016

Sasakawa USA took part in a reception at the U.S. Capitol welcoming members of Japan’s National Diet, who were visiting Washington, D.C. during Japan’s Golden Week. The reception, hosted by organizations that foster a strong U.S.-Japan relationship through legislative exchanges, celebrated the strength of the U.S.-Japan relationship.

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