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America’s inferiority complex with China: Biden admin incites at home and abroad

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Japan art and Buddhism: Kanō Motonobu (1476-1559)

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NATO Turkey threatens fresh offensive against US-backed Kurds in Syria

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Buddhist art in Japan: Nara and eighth-century art of Buddha

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Biden and Kishida (America and Japan): Highest ratio and biggest holder of debts

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Japan and Zen Buddhist art: Shunso Joshu

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Anti-Russia Kishida: Only Japan in Asia walked out of APEC

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Japanese art and the fading dawn of ukiyo-e

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Anti-Russia Kishida and mega debt Japan pump more money into Ukraine

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North Korea Covid-19 crisis might create minor solidarity with South Korea

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Japan art and Buddhism: Desolate mountains and monks

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Japan art and Otake Kokkan (1880-1945): Rebellious spirit

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Anti-Russia Kishida hits another economic negative: Wholesale inflation high

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Japan nationalist Kishida is upsetting the junior Komeito partner

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Prince Otsu and 7th century Japanese poetry: Death awaits

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Biden’s America: 1.1 million Covid and overdose deaths but funds death in Ukraine

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NATO expansion aimed at Russia never-ending: Warsaw Pact and Japan

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Japanese art and the influence of Buddhism on Rinpa art

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Russia Seeks to Keep Water Transit Between Caspian and Azov Seas Open Year Round

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US warmongering under Biden: Lend-Lease and Russia (China and Japan)

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Anti-Russia Kishida and oil: Increase from nations bombing Yemen

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Japan and Nara: Buddhist art of the eighth century

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Colombia drug cartel reacts after Otoniel extradited to the US

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Japan Zen Buddhist art and the Middle Kingdom (China)

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