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Yuriko Koike
Yuriko Koike is Japan's former defense minister and national security adviser.

Entries by Yuriko Koike

Why Changing Japan's Pacifist Constitution Will Promote Peace in Asia

(14) Comments | Posted May 27, 2014 | 3:40 PM

From Project Syndicate

In the past week, Abe created for himself considerably more political space to act as a strategic partner, not only to India, but also to Japan's other allies, particularly the United States. Quietly, a panel appointed by Abe's government this week offered a reinterpretation of a key...

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Japan's Territorial Disputes -- With Russia and China

(2) Comments | Posted April 7, 2014 | 10:45 AM

Yuriko Koike, Japan's former defense minister and national security adviser, was chairwoman of Japan's Liberal Democratic Party's General Council and currently is a member of the National Diet.


TOKYO -- For Japanese leaders and citizens, President Vladimir Putin's brutal annexation of Crimea was an unsurprising return to...

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