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Japan: Bridging East Asia with the Rest of the World

Chatham House, London

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Participants

Hitoshi Tanaka, Chairman, The Japan Research Institute; Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Japan (2002-05)
Chair: Dr Robin Niblett, Director, Chatham House 

Overview

In light of the recent US 'pivot' to Asia and China's growing regional and global influence, the speaker will suggest that Japan, as an Asia-Pacific nation that is both advanced and Asia-oriented, is in a position to create the right bridge between East Asia and the rest of the world.

Conference:
A New Era in Maritime Security? 22-3 October 2012