Orientalist Maslov explains why Abe supported strengthening ties between Japan and the USA

22.07.2022, Moscow.

With the removal of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the US trend in Japanese politics will not go away, Professor, Director of the Institute of Asian and African Studies at Moscow State University Aleksey Maslov said in an interview published in the Essence of Time newspaper, issue 490.


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Orientalist Maslov talks about Japan’s militarization under Shinzo Abe

22.07.2022, Moscow.

Not all political groups in Japan agreed with the army reform, carried out by Shinzo Abe when he was prime minister. This was stated by Aleksey Maslov, director of the Institute of Asia and Africa at Moscow State University, in an interview published in issue 490 of The Essence of Time newspaper.


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Oriental studies expert suggests that Abe’s assassin might pretend amateur

20.07.2022, Moscow.

The assassination of Shinzo Abe was done either unprofessionally or deliberately unprofessionally. Director of the Institute of Asian and African Studies of Moscow State University Aleksey Maslov stated this in an interview published in The Essence of Time newspaper, issue 490.


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