Search: WWII,Japan (4 materials)

A Colony Set Free by a War – India and the Second World War

... put in doubt, but the war itself led to the proclamation of India’s independence. It is the last aspect which attracts the Indian public most. In this respect there is especial interest in the actions of the Indian National Army, which fought on Japan’s side. In September 1939 India was declared a belligerent state by Great Britain. The British Indian Army underwent a major expansion and fought in South Asia and on other fronts. The threat of a Japanese invasion of India led to military ...


Russia and China for the First Time Celebrate the Victory Day Together

... international orphanage, sharing in the tribulations of those times with the Soviet people. Elderly people worked in factories, dug trenches and provided assistance to the wounded in hospitals. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/Pixstream The Repentance Dilemma: Modern Japan and WWII. Сomments by Alexander Panov, and Dmitry Streltsov. Recipients include the daughters of Mao Zedong, Liu Shaoqi, Qu Qiubai and Li Fuchun. Chinese veterans were also decorated with anniversary medals during the celebrations of the 50th and 60th Victory ...


Fighting Without Weapons, Trading Without Profit… Shinzo Abe’s visit to the USA

... North Korea). Now it is a time when the Americans need to actively demonstrate unity and mutual understanding with their Asian allies on issues of regional security and economic cooperation. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/Pixstream The Repentance Dilemma: Modern Japan and WWII. Comments by Alexander Panov and Dmitry Streltsov The USA is pursuing its own tactical objectives and once again emphasizing Japan’s subordinate role. While formally ramping up its belligerent and aggressive rhetoric and supposedly expanding ...


The Repentance Dilemma: Modern Japan and WWII

... for the U.S. and Canadian Studies, Head of Diplomacy Chair at MGIMO-University and RIAC Member, and RIAC expert Dmitry Streltsov , Doctor of History, Head of Oriental Studies Chair at MGIMO-University. Alexander Panov : There is a lot of ambiguity in Japanese assessments of WWII, with their distinct division into two categories. One is related to Japan's campaign of aggression against China, Southeast Asian states and the United States, while the other deals with the Soviet Union. The Japanese have long been united in their ...


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