Rikki Kersten looks at the recent election results and whether they point to a resurgence in nationalism in Japan.
The nation’s most powerful computer was officially launched today at the opening of the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI) high performance computing centre at The Australian National University (ANU).
Japan’s new defence white paper was released by the Abe government in July 2013. The key security concerns, China and North Korea, appear again as they did in the 2012 paper that was drafted under the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) government.
Tessa Morris-Suzuki takes a look at the rebranding of Abe nationalism in recent Japanese media in her Japan Focus article