In Asia Trump could learn subtleties of North Korean issue

This week President Trump will embark in his first visit to Asia, a 13-day trip with scheduled stops in Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. The trip is seen as a chance for the administration to clarify its stance on outstanding foreign policy issues in the region, such as the handling of North […]

As Abe pursues rearmament, Obama’s visit to Hiroshima signals peace

Naoki Sakai, professor of Comparative Literature and Asian Studies at Cornell University is available to comment on President Obama’s historic trip to Hiroshima, a symbol of the Japanese – and global – peace movement. Bio: http://lrc.cornell.edu/asian/faculty/bios/sakai Sakai says: “Does Obama’s visit to Hiroshima signify the change of the long-held U.S. policy towards Japan’s Peace Constitution? […]