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Yasuhiro Nakasone

Yasuhiro Nakasone is a Japanese politician who served as Prime Minister of Japan from November 27, 1982 to November 6, 1987. A contemporary of Brian Mulroney, Ronald Reagan, Helmut Kohl, François Mitterrand, Margaret Thatcher, and Mikhail Gorbachev, he is best known for pushing through the privatization of state-owned companies, and for helping to revitalize Japanese nationalism during and after his term as prime minister. Nakasone is currently the oldest living Japanese prime minister. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Japan's Abe Wins Obama's Backing on Important Foreign-Policy Issues
2014-04-24
Two of Japan's most successful postwar prime ministers— Yasuhiro Nakasone and Junichiro Koizumi —used their relationships with Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush, respectively, to keep domestic support. With China building up its military, Mr. Abe has ...
(Wall Street Journal)
  1. Japan PM Abe and U.S. President Obama - what's in a name?
  2. Japan PM makes offering to Yasukuni Shrine, angers China, S.Korea

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Japan's leaders are still stubbornly refusing to admit their war crimes
2014-01-24
In 1985, right-wing forces in Japan exerted even greater pressure, and prime minister Yasuhiro Nakasone took the entire cabinet to pay official homage to the shrine. Since Mr Abe took office as prime minister, he has not only openly questioned whether ...
(Irish Times)
  1. Only with the right approach to the past can we embrace the future

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Shrine visit rocks China, S. Korea relations
2013-12-27
... the gap between Tokyo and Washington. To improve relations with China and South Korea, “Japan needs to take the initiative in making efforts to mend relations,” said former Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone during a taping of a TV program on Thursday.
(The Japan News)
  1. Japan Officially Enters Cold War with China and Korea
  2. Controversy surrounding Japan's Yasukuni Shrine war memorial

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Giappone, il premier Abe prepara una legge per proteggere i segreti di Stato
2013-11-21
La definizione fu coniata da Yasuhiro Nakasone, l'ultimo primo ministro che nel 1985 tentò di far approvare una legge sul segreto di Stato, senza successo. Allora fu il “diritto di sapere” a trionfare. Lo stesso diritto che oggi le associazioni della ...
(Il Fatto Quotidiano)
  1. Giappone, in arrivo legge che darà carta bianca al governo sui segreti di Stato

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Shinzo Abe ganha segunda oportunidade no governo japonês
2012-12-16
Seu avô foi o primeiro-ministro Nobusuke Kishi, detido como criminoso de guerra, embora depois desculpado, e seu pai, Shintaro Abe, foi ministro das Relações Exteriores nos governos do carismático Yasuhiro Nakasone nos anos 80. Formado em Ciências ...
(Terra Brasil)
  1. Shinzo Abe, o retorno do "falcão"

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Nuclear arms advocates get bolder amid energy debate
2012-08-02
The government denials continued even after former Liberal Democratic Party Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone, who was in office from 1982 to 1987, wrote in his 2004 memoirs that, as director of the now-defunct Defense Agency, he had ordered a secret ...
(The Japan Times)
  1. Japan's pro-bomb voices rise as nuke power debated

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Japan's pro-bomb voices rise as nuke power debated
2012-07-31
The government denials continued, even after former Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone wrote in his 2004 memoirs that, as defense chief, he had ordered a secret study of Japan's nuclear arms capability in 1970. The study concluded it would take five ...
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    Japan govt, media colluded on nuclear: Nobel winner
    2012-07-12
    The 77-year-old laureate with anti-nuclear views said the media magnate who controlled mass circulation Yomiuri Shimbun had used his newspaper to promote atomic power, in concert with one-time Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone. "(Nakasone) said ...
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    1. Nobel-winning Kenzaburo Oe alleges government, media collusion promoted ...
    2. Japan govt, media colluded on nuclear: Nobel winner

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    Bế mạc Hội nghị Diễn đàn Nghị viện châu Á-Thái Bình Dương
    2012-01-12
    Liên quan tới việc cải cách APPF, theo sáng kiến của Chủ tịch Danh dự của APPF Yasuhiro Nakasone, bắt đầu từ năm 2010, diễn đàn đã bắt đầu tập hợp các quan điểm của các nước thành viên về các định hướng cải cách diễn đàn trong các vấn đề như chương ...
    (Đài Tiếng Nói Việt Nam)
    1. Bế mạc hội nghị diễn đàn nghị viện châu Á-TBD 20

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