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  1. Fearful Japanese may add nuclear arms in a decade

    Posted Jul 13th 2006, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... thought of Japan's right to a first-strike capability and the nuclear option, government officials do not appear to be discussing it yet. 'Of course Japanese people feel less safe than ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo North Korean missile tests could provoke a policy change Mounting fury at North Korea's missile launches could see Tokyo turn its back on its non-nuclear ...

  2. North Korea has conservatives pushing for strike force

    Posted Feb 08th 2006, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... and has boasted about its nuclear capabilities. While moderates push for a softer line of diplomacy, there is no shortage of hawks claiming massive public support and pushing for the opposite- a build-up of weapons with first-strike capability against any perceived threat in the region. Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi has stood firm in the face of mounting public opinion against Pyongyang ...

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    Will Tokyo Games strike a blow for peace?

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... strike a blow for peace? For two months, the Korean residents of the Shin-Okubo district of Tokyo have lived in peace. The aggressive and abusive demonstrations that had become a regular ... as dealing with the other huge pall that continues to hang over the nation: the ongoing crisis at the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear plant. "Personally, I'm not all that excited about Tokyo ...



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