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A year later and Pokémon is still Go-ing strong

WHO: Dr Tom Phillips

"The mobile aspect of the game had great appeal in allowing urban exploration and a sense of seeing the familiar through a tourist gaze.”

Abe looks to secure Japan’s status in meetings with Trump

WHO: Dr Ra Mason

"PM Abe will be looking for reassurances from Donald Trump that the two leaders are still on the same page with regards to North Korea."

Abe, Putin talks may unite Japan, Russia and USA

WHO: Dr Ra Mason

“The latest round of talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe could potentially mark a very important first meaningful step towards some form of resolution to the Kuril Islands (Northern Territories) dispute."

After Paris: Rethinking the usual responses

WHO: Prof Lee Marsden, head of UEA’s School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies

"The usual responses to terrorist attacks in the West are not working and will not work."

America develops a new ‘special relationship’ – with Japan

WHO: Dr Ra Mason

"...from Prime Minister Abe Shinzo's point of view this will represent an opportunity for him and his cabinet to appeal in every way possible to the new US administration that they are right behind them in terms of politics, economics and security."