Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s trip to Iran to help ease the confrontation between Washington and Tehran has been an unusual diplomatic attempt at peace mediation by the leader of Japan, a pacifist nation in the Far East.
Abe should continue acting as a fair and effective peace mediator to set a precedent for [Read more]
Abe should first appeal to the Iranian leadership to maintain the nuclear agreement.
A “no first use” policy can prevent an accidental nuclear war from occurring.
It’s time to discard the passive attitude and adopt a more forward approach to the nuclear issue.
We must never allow a single cabinet ... to unilaterally make collective self-defense constitutional.