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Ambassador Emanuel stresses importance of Japan’s role in lunar exploration

Nikkei reported online on Thursday on Ambassador Emanuel’s video message for a virtual symposium on outer space organized by the business daily. The Ambassador underscored that Japan is an “indispensable partner” in the Artemis lunar probe initiative, which he projected will “show us a different picture than the Apollo program did.” Ambassador Emanuel referred to Japan’s desire to send one….Read more

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Ambassador Emanuel hails legacy of former Prime Minister Abe

Fuji TV’s Sunday morning news show “Nichiyo Hodo The Prime” aired a segment of its one-on-one interview with Ambassador Emanuel that was conducted on Friday. The network introduced the Ambassador as a “prominent figure” who served as President Obama’s chief of staff and has access to the phone line that rings in President Biden’s bedroom, adding that he is also….Read more

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U.S. Ambassador Emanuel has sights set on 2028 U.S. presidential election, could become America’s first “Jewish president”

Rahm Emanuel, who became the 31st U.S. Ambassador to Japan on Dec. 18, 2021, is an entirely different U.S. envoy than Japan has seen in the past. He has a commanding presence. Born on Nov. 29, 1959, in Chicago, Illinois, Emanuel is now 62 years old. He graduated from Sarah Lawrence College and went on to receive a Master of….Read more

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We can’t turn blind eye to Chinese, Russian authoritarianism: U.S. Ambassador to Japan Emanuel talks about his sense of mission and his family

Interviewed by Igarashi Aya, editor of Chuokoron   Backed by American President Joe Biden, Rahm Emanuel (62) took office as U.S. Ambassador to Japan in January this year. He is known as the toughest of all negotiators in U.S. political circles. He aggressively exchanges information daily with key figures in Japan’s political and business communities, including the late Prime Minister….Read more

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U.S. ambassador: Japan-U.S. alliance has entered era of ‘projection’ into Indo-Pacific

The Japan-U.S. alliance has entered an era of “projection” into the Indo-Pacific from one focused on “protection” of the partnership, U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel said at a Yomiuri International Economic Society (YIES) lecture in Tokyo on Friday.   “While the last 60 years between the United States and Japan have been defined by what I call ‘alliance protection,’….Read more

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“Japan-U.S. alliance will shift from ‘protection’ to ‘projection,’” U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel

Interviewed by Chief Managing Editor Teramoto Seiji and Staff Writer Abe Shinya     U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel (62) sat down for an interview with Chunichi Shimbun at the U.S. Consulate in Nagoya. The Ambassador forecast that the Japan-U.S. relationship will move from “alliance protection” to “alliance projection” in the future with the ascendance of China in mind. He….Read more

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U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel: “Chubu region is an industrial heavyweight”

Interviewed by Chief Managing Editor Teramoto Seiji and Staff Writer Abe Shinya     U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel pointed out in an interview with the Chunichi Shimbun that the Chubu region “possesses world heavyweight class industrial capacity.” He indicated a strong desire “to visit Nagoya as many times as possible” to call for investment in the United States.   ….Read more

  • September 6, 2022
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Ambassador Emanuel says U.S., Japan entering era of “Alliance Projection”

Saturday’s Yomiuri carried a report on page 2 on a speech delivered by Ambassador Emanuel at the Yomiuri International Economic Society (YIES) held at the Palace Hotel in Tokyo on Friday. The paper highlighted the Ambassador’s remark that the U.S.-Japan Alliance is shifting from an era of “Alliance Protection” to an era of “Alliance Projection” in the Indo-Pacific, adding that….Read more

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Ambassador Emanuel projects shift from “Alliance Protection” to “Alliance Projection”

Chunichi Shimbun carried a report on Sunday on its exclusive interview with Ambassador Emanuel held at the U.S. Consulate General in Nagoya. The paper said the Ambassador projected that the U.S.-Japan relationship will shift from “Alliance Protection” to “Alliance Projection” in view of the rise of China, explaining that although the U.S.-Japan Alliance was focused on “protecting” the Alliance for….Read more

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Ambassador Emanuel says U.S., Japan entering era of “Alliance Projection”

Saturday’s Yomiuri carried a report on page 2 on a speech delivered by Ambassador Emanuel at the Yomiuri International Economic Society (YIES) held at the Palace Hotel in Tokyo on Friday, with a color photo of him at the podium. The daily noted that the event was moderated by former Japanese Ambassador to the U.S. Sasae.     The paper highlighted the Ambassador’s remark that the U.S.-Japan Alliance is shifting from an….Read more

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