North Korea’s Threat Pushes Japan to Reassess Its Might and Rights

The limits of missile defense and a pacifist Constitution are weighing on the debate over how Japan should respond to the North’s nuclear program. Source: World

A Pacifist Japan Starts to Embrace the Military

As the North Korean missile threat grows, there are signs that Japan’s citizens are moving away from the country’s postwar pacifism. Source: World

Shinzo Abe at Pearl Harbor: ‘Rest in Peace, Precious Souls of the Fallen’

The text of the Japanese prime minister’s speech at the site of the attack that drew the United States into World War II. Source: World