The Japan-US Alliance Is in Danger of Drifting Apart
Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 230
Washington, D.C.: East-West Center
Akira Kato, Visiting Scholar at the East-West Center in Washington, explains that "The fact is that the alliance is not as close as many think and there are three core reasons why; namely, the incompatibility of values, a differing world view and alternative versions of history."
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