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Japan & Russia
Japan & Russia
The Vanishing Japan–Russia Island Deal

Abe seems to want the deal more than Putin does.

Japan & Russia
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The Word in Tokyo: Crimea

Faced with its own long-standing territorial issues with Russia, Japan under Shinzo Abe is holding a strong line against the illegal annexation of Crimea.

Japan & Russia
Abe Ignores Obama’s Request to Postpone Russia Trip

The President enters lame duck territory early indeed.

Japan & Russia
Hoping to Please Japan, Russia Censures DPRK

A Japan–Russia collaboration may make a lot of sense for both parties.

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Crude Economics

OPEC and co. hardly have a choice in the matter.

Asia's Game of Thrones

China is moving closer to replacing the United States as a key Pakistani ally.

The Future

Here’s some fodder for your next dinner party.

Psy-ops

Hint: It involves leaflets, psy-ops, and calls from Mom.

Libyan Afterparty

America’s top general in Africa has confirmed that Russia is up to new tricks in Libya.

EDTECH

As if holding back America’s schools wasn’t enough….

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