Shinzo Abe Pledges 3 Years Aid of $2.8 Billion to End Refugee Crisis

Shinzo Abe Pledges 3 Years Aid of $2.8 Billion to End Refugee Crisis

Reuters reported on Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, at 18:00 GMT, about a new development regarding the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, as a humanitarian gesture, has publicly expressed his country’s intent to offer financial aid in the form of an additional $2.8 billion to help resolve the current refugee crisis facing the world. […]

Shinzo Abe Under Immense Pressure to Reaffirm Wartime Apologies

Shinzo Abe Under Immense Pressure to Reaffirm Wartime Apologies

Shinzo Abe, the Japanese prime minister, will be making a historic visit to the U.S. to speak before Congress, and has come under immense pressure to reaffirm the wartime apologies made by past Japanese leaders. The announcement of Abe’s visit came on Monday, when his country and the U.S. unveiled a plan to engage in […]

Shinzo Abe’s Foreign Policy Making Neighbors Unhappy

Shinzo Abe’s Foreign Policy Making Neighbors Unhappy

Most people will remember Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s policy of “proactive pacifism” as he attends the Bandung Conference in Indonesia this week. Leaders from 80 Asian and African countries will be there to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the conference where world leaders first opposed colonialism in 1955, during the height of the Cold War. […]