"Japan in Asia" Documents
Documents cited in Tanaka Akihiko, Japan in Asia: Post-Cold-War Diplomacy
(Tokyo: Japan Publishing Industry Foundation for Culture, 2017)

"The World and Japan" Database (Project Leader: TANAKA Akihiko)
Database of Japanese Politics and International Relations
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (IASA), The University of Tokyo

Agreement on the Settlement of Problems Concerning Property and Claims and on Economic Co-operation between Japan and the Republic of KoreaJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 22 1965
Fukuda Doctrine Speech (Speech by Prime Minister Takeo Fukuda in Manila)JapaneseEnglishChineseAug 18 1977
Report on the Pacific Basin Cooperation ConceptJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 19 1980
Bangkok Speech (Speech by Prime Minister Suzuki Zenko in Bangkok)JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 19 1981
Statement by Chief Cabinet Secretary Kiichi Miyazawa on History TextbooksJapaneseEnglishChineseAug 26 1982
Kuala Lumpur Speech (Speech by Prime Minister Nakasone Yasuhiro in Kuala Lumpur)JapaneseEnglishChineseMay 8 1983
Statement by Prime Minister Takeshita on the Occasion of the Luncheon Given by the Rt. Hon. the Mayor and the Corporation of London at the Mansion HouseJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 4 1988
Asia-Pacific Co-operative Development Group: 'Towards Cooperative Development'JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 15 1989
Political Declaration: Declaration on China (Group of Seven (G7) Summit of the Arch)JapaneseEnglishChineseJul 15 1989
Foreign policy address to the 118th National Diet (Taro Nakayama)JapaneseEnglishChineseMar 2 1990
Joint Declaration of September 28, 1990 on Japan-DPRK normalizationJapaneseEnglishChinese1Sep 28 1990
Statement by Foreign Minister Taro Nakayama to the General Session of the ASEAN Post Ministerial ConferenceJapaneseEnglishChineseJul 22 1991
Agreement on Reconciliation, Nonagression and Exchanges And Cooperation Between the South and the NorthJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 13 1991
Agreement on Reconciliation, Nonagression and Exchanges And Cooperation Between the South and the North (Korean)Korean  -    -  Dec 13 1991
President Roh Tae-woo's Declaration of Non-Nuclear Korean Peninsula Peace InitiativeJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 18 1991
Joint Declaration of South and North Korea on the Denuclearization of the Korean PeninsulaJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 20 1992
Singapore Declaration of 1992 (Fourth ASEAN Summit)JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 28 1992
Joint Communique 25th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting Manila, Philippines, 21–22 July, 1992JapaneseEnglishChineseJul 21 1992
Remarks by His Majesty the Emperor of Japan at a State-Sponsored Banquet (President Yang Shangkun)JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 23 1992
Welcome Speech at the banquet for the EmperorJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 23 1992
Panel Report: Japan and the Asia Pacific Region in the 21st CenturyJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 25 1992
Letter dated 12 March 1993 from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea addressed to the President of the Security CouncilJapaneseEnglishChineseMar 12 1993
Joint Communique of the Twenty-Sixth ASEAN Ministerial Meeting Singapore, 23-24 July 1993JapaneseEnglishChineseJul 23 1993
Statement by the Chief Cabinet Secretary Yohei Kono on the result of the study on the issue of "comfort women"JapaneseEnglishChineseAug 4 1993
Policy Speech by Prime Minister Hosokawa Morihiro to the 127th Session of the National DietJapaneseEnglishChineseAug 23 1993
Policy Speech by Prime Minister Hata Tsutomu to the 129th Session of the National DietJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 10 1994
Policy Speech by Prime Minister Murayama Tomiichi to the 130th Session of the National DietJapaneseEnglishChineseJul 18 1994
Joint Communique of the Twenty-Seventh ASEAN Ministerial Meeting Bangkok, 22–23 July 1994JapaneseEnglishChineseJul 22 1994
Agreed Framework between the United States of America and the Democratic People's Republic of KoreaJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 21 1994
Resolution to Renew the Determination for Peace on the Basis of Lessons Learned From HistoryJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 9 1995
Statement by Prime Minister Tomiichi Murayama "On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the war's end"JapaneseEnglishChineseAug 15 1995
1Bangkok Summit Declaration of 1995 Bangkok, 14–15 December 1995 (Fifth ASEAN Summit)JapaneseEnglishChineseDec 15 1995
Reforms for the New Era of Japan and ASEAN: For a Broader and Deeper Partnership by Prime Minister Ryutaro HashimotoJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 14 1997
Japan-China Relations in the New Age: New Developments in Dialogue and Cooperation (Prime Minister Hashimoto's Speech in Beijing)JapaneseEnglishChineseSep 5 1997
Prime Minister Hashimoto's summit meeting with ASEANJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 17 1997
Statement by Foreign Minister Keizo Obuchi on Japan and East Asia: Outlook for the New MillenniumJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 4 1998
A New Initiative to Overcome the Asian Currency Crisis (New Miyazawa Initiative)JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 3 1998
Japan-Republic of Korea Joint Declaration: A New Japan-Republic of Korea Partnership towards the Twenty-first CenturyJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 8 1998
Japan-China Joint Declaration: On Building a Partnership of Friendship and Cooperation for Peace and DevelopmentJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 26 1998
Policy speech by Prime Minister Keizo Obuchi at the Lecture Program hosted by the Institute for International Relations, Hanoi, Vietnam, December 16, 1998: Toward the Creation of A Bright Future for AsiaJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 16 1998
Joint Statement on East Asia Cooperation 28 November 1999JapaneseEnglishChineseNov 28 1999
South-North Joint Declaration (Joint Declaration from the First Inter-Korean Summit)JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 15 2000
Press Statement by Prime Minister Yoshiro MoriJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 25 2000
Towards an East Asian Community: Region of Peace, Prosperity and ProgressJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 31 2001
Press Statement by the Chairman of the 7th ASEAN Summit and the 5th ASEAN + 3 Summit Brunei DarussalamJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 5 2001
Opening Statement by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi at the Press Conference Following the ASEAN+3 Summit MeetingJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 6 2001
Speech by Prime Minister of Japan Junichiro Koizumi, Japan and ASEAN in East AsiaJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 14 2002
Japan-DPRK Pyongyang DeclarationJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 17 2002
Towards an East Asia Community: The Journey Has Begun, by Termsak ChalermpalanupapJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 19 2002
Final Report of the East Asia Study GroupJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 4 2002
Basic Strategies for Japan's Foreign Policy in the 21st Century New Era, New Vision, New DiplomacyJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 28 2002
Framework for Comprehensive Economic Partnership between Japan and the Association of South East Asian NationsJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 8 2003
The "Comfort Women" Issue and the Asian Women's FundJapaneseEnglishChinese2004
Joint Statement of the Fourth Round of the Six-Party TalksJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 19 2005
Japan-China Joint Press StatementJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 8 2006
Arc of Freedom and Prosperity: Japan's Expanding Diplomatic Horizons (Speech by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs on the Occasion of the Japan Institute of International Affairs Seminar)JapaneseEnglishChineseNov 30 2006
Policy Speech by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the 166th Session of the DietJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 26 2007
Policy Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro Aso to the 166th Session of the DietJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 26 2007
Speech by Premier Wen Jiabao of the State Council of the People's Republic of China at the Japanese Diet: For Friendship and CooperationJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 12 2007
"Confluence of the Two Seas" Speech by H.E. Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan at the Parliament of the Republic of IndiaJapaneseEnglishChineseAug 22 2007
Speech by Chinese President Hu Jintao at Waseda UniversityJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 8 2008
Joint Statement between the Government of Japan and the Government of the People's Republic of China on Comprehensive Promotion of a "Mutually Beneficial Relationship Based on Common Strategic Interests"JapaneseEnglishChineseMay 10 2008
When the Pacific Ocean Becomes an "Inland Sea": Five Pledges to a Future Asia that "Acts Together" (Speech by H.E. Mr. Yasuo Fukuda, Prime Minister of Japan on the occasion of the 14th International Conference on The Future of Asia)JapaneseEnglishChineseMay 22 2008
Statement by Prime Minister Naoto KanJapaneseEnglishChineseAug 10 2010
Policy Speech by Prime Minister Naoto Kan at the 176th Extraordinary Session of the DietJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 1 2010
National Defense Program Guidelines for FY 2011 and BeyondJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 17 2010
Addressing Myanmar's Debt IssuesJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 21 2012
ANNEX for ASEAN Security Community Plan of ActionJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 14 2012
Statements made by H.E. Mr. Kazuo Kodama, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Deputy Permanent Representative of Japan to the UN in exercise of the right of reply, following the statement made by H.E. Mr. Yang Jiechi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China at the General Debate of the 67th Session of the UN General Assembly on 27 September, 2012JapaneseEnglishChineseSep 27 2012
Statement by Yang Jiechi at 67th UN General Assembly: Work Together to Achieve Common Security and DevelopmentJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 27 2012
Remarks of Rebuke Against Japan's Statement on Diaoyu Dao by Ambassador Li Baodong During the General Debate of the 67th Session of the UN General AssemblyJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 16 2012
Policy Speech by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the 183rd Session of the DietJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 28 2013
On the cancellation of Myanmar's overdue debtsJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 30 2013
Factsheet on Japan-ASEAN RelationsJapaneseEnglishChineseFeb 2013
Japan is Back (Shinzo Abe's speech at CSIS)JapaneseEnglishChineseFeb 22 2013
Joint Statement by the United States and JapanJapaneseEnglishChineseFeb 22 2013
Introduction of the "Quantitative and Qualitative Monetary Easing"JapaneseEnglishChineseApr 12 2013
Debt-Relief Measure for MyanmarJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 26 2013
Signing of Exchange of Notes concerning Yen Loan to MyanmarJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 26 2013
Vision Statement on ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation: Shared Vision, Shared Identity, Shared FutureJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 14 2013
Joint Statement of the ASEAN-Japan Commemorative Summit "Hand in hand, facing regional and global challenges"JapaneseEnglishChineseDec 14 2013
Japan-ASEAN Commemorative Summit: Japan's ODA to ASEANJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 15 2013
Contribution in Kind to the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) (Statement by the Chief Cabinet Secretary)JapaneseEnglishChineseDec 23 2013
Statement by Prime Minister Abe: Pledge for everlasting peaceJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 26 2013
Press Conference by the Chief Cabinet Secretary (Excerpt, issues related to the right to collective self-defense and the Kono Statement)JapaneseEnglishChineseFeb 28 2014
Details of Exchanges Between Japan and the Republic of Korea (ROK) Regarding the Comfort Women Issue: From the Drafting of the Kono Statement to the Asian Women's FundJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 20 2014
Korea's Position on Japan's Review of the Details Leading to the Drafting of the Kono StatementJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 25 2014
Cabinet Decision on Development of Seamless Security Legislation to Ensure Japan's Survival and Protect its PeopleJapaneseEnglishChineseJul 1 2014
Policy Speech by Prime Minister to the 187th Session of the DietJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 29 2014
Measures Taken by the Government of Japan on the Issue known as "Comfort Women"JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 14 2014
Regarding Discussions toward Improving Japan-China RelationsJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 7 2014
Statement by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (on the 70th anniversary of the end of the war)JapaneseEnglishChineseAug 14 2015
Commemorative Address by President Park Geun­hye on the 70th Anniversary of LiberationJapaneseEnglishChineseAug 14 2015
Announcement by Foreign Ministers of Japan and the Republic of Korea at the Joint Press OccasionJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 28 2015
Announcement by Foreign Ministers of Japan and the Republic of Korea at the Joint Press Occasion (Korean)Korean  -    -  Dec 28 2015

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