East Asia Forum 2018-09-06 12.34.10

2018.09.15 NEWS ARTICLES

US–Japan cracks are starting to show

U.S. President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in June 2018. Although there were no specific promises made in the U.S. – North Korea joint statement, Japan found itself in a difficult position.

The original article appeared in the Vol.10 No.3 July–September 2018 of East Asia Forum Quarterly, ‘Peak Japan’.