Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Trade war US-China confrontation weighs heavily on Japan Tokyo must consider carefully how it works with Washington in dealing with Beijing The U.S. and China are about to enter an age of grave confrontation, which some are calling a "new cold war."
HIROYUKI AKITA, Nikkei commentator November 25, 2018 15:23 JST | Japan
TOKYO -- As the U.S.-China confrontation heats up ahead of a crucial showdown between their leaders next week in Argentina, other countries like Japan are finding themselves caught in the middle.
At one time, the biggest risk for Japan's diplomacy was a rapprochement between the U.S. and China that bypassed Tokyo.
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