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Japan could carry the day in a US-China conflict

When Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said last month that the Covid-19 pandemic was the biggest national crisis since World War II, it was widely overlooked that just weeks earlier his government passed by far the nation’s biggest defense budget since the end of that conflict. The Japanese Diet, or parliament, approved a whopping US$46.3 […]