The U.S.-Japan Alliance

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This report looks at the pros and cons of the alliance with Japan, in which the United States maintains exclusive use of 89 military bases in Japan and, in exchange, guarantees Japan's security. The alliance has endured over 50 years, through periods of intense partnership and stretches of political drift; this report reevaluates the relationship based on international developments.

Creator(s): Chanlett-Avery, Emma
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Creation Date: January 18, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Chanlett-Avery, Emma

Specialist in Asian Affairs

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 18, 2011
Coverage:
Place
United States - Washington D.C.
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Japan - Kanto Region - Tōkyō Metropolis - Tokyo
Description:

This report looks at the pros and cons of the alliance with Japan, in which the United States maintains exclusive use of 89 military bases in Japan and, in exchange, guarantees Japan's security. The alliance has endured over 50 years, through periods of intense partnership and stretches of political drift; this report reevaluates the relationship based on international developments.

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20 pages.

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Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Congressional Research Service Reports
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc122310
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text