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China Seeking to Prevent America, North Korea, and South Korea from Colliding Head On

China Seeking to Prevent America, North Korea, and South Korea from Colliding Head On Sawako Uchida, Ri Kuk-Chol, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of China is trying to quell militant voices in the respective governments of America, North Korea, and South Korea. This is based on the ongoing militarization and political […]

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America, China, and Taiwan: Democracy or the Continuation of the one-China Policy?

America, China, and Taiwan: Democracy or the Continuation of the one-China Policy? Michiyo Tanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The President-elect of America, Donald Trump, is adamant that he isn’t beholden to a one-China policy under the prevailing conditions. Of course, this currently doesn’t mean that he will alter the current status quo. […]

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Russia needs Caution towards Japan based on the American Question: Analogy of China

Russia needs Caution towards Japan based on the American Question: Analogy of China Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation will visit Japan in order to hold a summit with the leader of this nation. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan appears more open towards the […]

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US and Taiwan: Time for Taiwan to come in “From the Cold”

US and Taiwan: Time for Taiwan to come in “From the Cold” Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The robust female President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan received a boost by receiving a phone call from the US President-elect Donald Trump. It is easy to overplay such a minor event but given the […]

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China and Hong Kong Democracy: A Fragile Balance that is Untenable if Challenged

China and Hong Kong Democracy: A Fragile Balance that is Untenable if Challenged Shuchun Zhang, Noriko Watanabe, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times   The Chinese Communist Party in China (CCP) and forces of genuine democracy in Hong Kong will continue to clash because both sides are a million miles apart. On top of […]

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Taiwan Seeks Maritime Cooperation with Japan: President Tsai Ing-wen

Taiwan Seeks Maritime Cooperation with Japan: President Tsai Ing-wen Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The independent-minded President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan seeks maritime cooperation with Japan. In recent times, growing tension about fishing around the Okinotorishima islet is a bane for both Japan and Taiwan because traditionally both nations favor positive […]

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North Korea Suspected of Possible Nuclear Test: Japan needs a Fresh Approach

North Korea Suspected of Possible Nuclear Test: Japan needs a Fresh Approach Ri Kuk-Chok, Kanako Itamae, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times According to various reports, it appears that North Korea did a nuclear test after an “artificial earthquake” of magnitude 5.3 was detected. This detection took place near a nuclear site, therefore, providing […]

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North Korea Launches a Long-Range Missile claims South Korea: Japan needs a Calm Response

North Korea Launches a Long-Range Missile claims South Korea: Japan needs a Calm Response Ri Kuk-Chol, Takeshi Hasegawa and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times According to a spokesperson at the South Korean Defense Ministry the nation of North Korea launched a long-range missile. Currently, reports are sketchy therefore it is imperative not to over-hype […]

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Rallies in Hong Kong after Five Booksellers Disappear into China’s One Party Thin Air

Rallies in Hong Kong after Five Booksellers Disappear into China’s One Party Thin Air Shuchun Zhang, Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Rallies in Hong Kong occurred against the government of China based on the disappearance of five booksellers. The political nature is abundantly obvious because all individuals work at the same […]

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Russian Federation should be a Pivotal Nation for Japan: Energy, Geopolitics and US Failure

Russian Federation should be a Pivotal Nation for Japan: Energy, Geopolitics and US Failure Galina Zobova, Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Russian Federation should become a pivotal nation for Japan based on geopolitical and energy issues. Indeed, given Japan’s uneasy relationship with China, North Korea and South Korea, then a […]

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