Topic: Imperial Japanese Army
In a historic moment of coincidence, new leaders are taking the helm in China, Japan, and South Korea, providing an unprecedented moment for the region to refresh relations.
The new prime minister ran on a platform of restoring national pride and standing up to China, but pressures in and outside the country may force him to dial back that rhetoric.
Some economists blame boomers for the continued economic downturn, but relax. We're still in the early stages of the correction.
08/20/2010 09:05 pm
Japan Prime Minister Naoto Kan ordered his cabinet to avoid the controversial Yasukuni Shrine on the Aug. 15 anniversary of the end of WWII. It underscores his shift toward improving relations with Asian neighbors.
08/16/2010 12:37 pm
As Olympic torch relay gets under way, officials are keenly attune to the face China presents to the world.
03/31/2008 01:00 am