Shinzo Abe Hosts Dalai Lama Pledges To Work For Free TibetJapanese Conservatives hosted the exiled Tibetan Dalai Lama as a way to hit back against China
Japanese Politicians Visit To Yasukuni Shrine Escalates TensionThe Sino-Japanese dispute shows no signs of abating and the Japanese are not backing down.
Japan's Shinzo Abe To Lead LDP Again - And Probably NipponShinzo Abe will get another crack at leading Japan.
China Begins Controlling Anti-Japanese DemonstrationsFearing the demonstrations have started to get out of hand, China moved in to restore order.
Japanese Lower House Dissolution Imminent; Noda Honors LDP DealYoshiiko Noda is paying the piper. He promised early elections in return for opposition support on taxes and is keeping his word.
Japan Concerned By Chinese Buildup And Use Of Military MuscleThe Japan 2012 defense report signals greater alarm over Chinese military capabilities