japanese politics

The Bank of Japan is on the frontline of these mounting troubles.

Another Japanese recession? Brace for heavy weather ahead.

Japan has no choice but to prepare for a day when it is forced to take greater responsibility for securing its interests.

Article 9 of its constitution prohibits the use of military force for offensive purposes. Any weapons acquired or developed by the military must be intended for defensive purposes. But this hasn’t stopped Tokyo from neglecting its military capabilities, of course.