Discovering Japan's 'Jewish Connection' in the Taiko Drumbeats

Diverse sounds harmonize in the music of Marré Ishii, who says Japan is fascinated with, and exists partially thanks to, the Jews.Ari Yashar, 10/24/2014, 3:22 PM

Japan is Coming to Israel – With Its Best Kosher Food

Trade officials, Japanese and Israeli businessmen all agree: Japan has found the Israeli market, and the sake has just started flowing.Ari Yashar, 10/23/2014, 8:34 PM

'Two Eternal Nations' Meet at Jerusalem's Japanese Culture Week

Though separated by thousands of miles, Japan and Israel are closer than you might think; Mayor Barkat lauds ties at fascinating event.Ari Yashar, 10/21/2014, 4:30 PM

'We Cannot Let the Ayatollahs Win'

Netanyahu, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe commiserate on their shared nuclear threats: Iran and North Korea.AFP and Tova Dvorin, 5/12/2014, 3:27 PM

Iran Seen on Agenda as Netanyahu Visits Japan

Japan, one of Iran's biggest oil export markets, has maintained friendly relations with it through its years of ostracism.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 5/11/2014, 7:29 AM

Netanyahu: We're Ready to Talk Peace Right Away

"Our team is ready" to talk peace with the PA, Prime Minister Netanyahu tells visiting Japanese Foreign Minister.Elad Benari, 7/25/2013, 6:13 AM