Is Japan’s New Defense Plan Ambitious Enough?

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan may have the clearest strategic vision of any world leader facing China today. In his first National Security Strategy document, issued in 2013, he outlined an approach based on external balancing in the form of a closer U.S.-Japanese alliance and expanded outreach to like-minded states across the region, particularly India and … Continue reading Is Japan’s New Defense Plan Ambitious Enough?