Taiwan political turmoil, president Tsai Ing-wen, who was in a pinch, formed a reversal offensive “rival encirclement network” East Asia “deep coverage note” (172nd) (1/4) | JBpress (JBpress)

East Asia “In-depth coverage notes” (No. 172) President Tsai Ing-wen (Photo: Reuters/Aflo) Go to gallery page In Japanese, there is a saying, “Even if it’s rotten,” but there’s a similar phrase in Chinese, “Even a camel that looks like it’s dead and dead is bigger than a horse.” . This metaphor came to mind when … Read more

Christianity in the United States continues to fall away, church closures are rapidly increasing Young people’s trust in religion collapses, Corona disaster pushes (1/4) | JBpress (JBpress)

Young people’s trust in religion collapses Abandoning churches in the US (pictured at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York) Many churches in the United States are now rapidly closing down. Because Americans are turning away from Christianity. What is going on in American society? It is said that there are currently about 380,000 churches in … Read more

The reason why the abusive words of “Odai no kata” who played the dirty role in “How to do Ieyasu” was persuasive. JBpress

Careful story development that dilutes Ieyasu’s ruthless image of “throwing away his wife and children without hesitation” The well of Tosho Kosanyu.It is said that when Ieyasu was born in Okazaki Castle, the water from this well was used for his first bath. Go to gallery page  The NHK Taiga drama “Dosuru Ieyasu” has been … Read more

Comedy skit of “Chinese red and white”, who looked back and got chills on his back Behind the Chinese Communist Party’s intentions, a premonition of the purge of “sprawled bureaucrats”? (1/7) | JBpress

Behind the scenes, the Chinese Communist Party’s intentions, a premonition of the purge of “sprawling bureaucrats”? Tourists visit the Forbidden City in Beijing during the Chinese New Year holidays (January 25, 2023, photo: AP/Aflo) Go to gallery page (Kaori Fukushima: Journalist) The Chinese New Year holiday began on January 21st. This is the first Lunar … Read more

The reason why Takakeisho, the first place V, is “unsatisfactory” as a yokozuna candidate The dignity that one Ozeki showed, of course, the spring place is the place to win the rope (1/4) | JBpress (JB Press)

The dignity shown by a lone ozeki, of course, the spring tournament will be a rope-taking place Tochinoshin (right) and Takakeisho. The photo is from the 2019 Kawasaki tournament (Photo: Yohei Nagata/Afro Sports) Go to gallery page I want you to manage to pull the rope. This is probably what many people wish for Takakeisho … Read more

There is no path to a permanent victory for Russia Even if Ukraine is defeated, there will be decades of guerrilla warfare (1/3) | JBpress (JBpress)

Defeating Ukraine will lead to decades of guerrilla warfare (Financial Times, January 17, 2023) Even if Russia were to win the war in Ukraine, it would be only temporary and local. “Don’t think Russia is over” That’s a word of caution muttered by a European diplomat who has been in Moscow for a long time. … Read more

While China is also growing its appetite, Vietnam has requested support from Japan for the “high-speed rail plan” Once the dream of a high-speed rail that has been crushed, will it be realized with Japanese support (1/5) | JBpress (JBpress)

Will Japan’s support realize the dream of a high-speed railway that was once crushed? A unified railway running through a dense residential area around Hanoi Station (Photo: Reuters/Aflo) It was widely reported in Vietnam that the Vietnamese government had requested assistance from Japan for a high-speed railway project to connect Hanoi, the capital of the … Read more

The reason why the Russian Air Force, which overwhelms both in mass and mass, does not have air superiority Fatal damage in the early stages of the invasion, and the air defense system provided by Europe and the United States is also a threat (1/5) | JBpress (JBpress)

Fatal damage in the early stages of the invasion, air defense systems provided by Europe and the United States are also a threat US surface-to-air missile “Patriot” decided to be provided to Ukraine (provided to Romania in November 2022. From the US Army website).This puts more restrictions on the Russian Air Force. Go to gallery … Read more

A US think tank reports that if China invades Taiwan, there is a high probability that it will attack US military bases in Japan. /5) | JBpress

“Chinese forces landed on Taiwan with amphibious assault ships, but it will be difficult to continue the invasion with the cooperation of the United States, Taiwan and Japan.” Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and President Biden hold a summit meeting in Washington on January 13 (Credit: Adam Schultz/White House/ZUMA Press/Aflo) Go to gallery page (International journalist, … Read more

The reality of the “heavyweight tank supply” that the United States is seeking before the Ukrainian war “Spring Siege” If a large amount of Western-made main battle tanks are supplied, Ukraine will develop a strategy to recapture the southern front (1/5) | JBpress ( JB Press)

If a large amount of Western-made main battle tanks is provided, Ukraine will develop an operation to recapture the Southern Front American M1A2 tank. Equipped with a 120mm gun on a US Army main battle tank (Photo: US Army site) Go to gallery page The topic of the supply of tanks to Ukraine by NATO … Read more