Yokosuka Council on Asia-Pacific Studies - YCAPS, Yokosuka-shi, Kanagawa Videos

Videos by Yokosuka Council on Asia-Pacific Studies - YCAPS in Yokosuka-shi. The Yokosuka Council on Asia-Pacific Studies is a non-profit organization aims to promote the study of strategic, diplomatic, and legal issues affecting the Asia-Pacific Region.

MDS#6: Indonesia's Potential as a Maritime Leader

Some highlights from yesterday's disucssion about Indonesia's potential as a maritime leader. Hope it whets your appetite to join the next event in the YCAPS-Pacific Forum Maritime Discussion Series.

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MDS#6: Indonesia's Potential as a Maritime Leader
Some highlights from yesterday's disucssion about Indonesia's potential as a maritime leader. Hope it whets your appetite to join the next event in the YCAPS-Pacific Forum Maritime Discussion Series.

YCAPS members had a special opportunity to visit the Fukushima Dai-ichi Plant, ground zero for Japan's 2011 earthquake-tsunami-nuclear disaster to see the recovery progress first hand. Check out the report at: http://www.ycaps.org/blog/ycaps-members-visit-nuclear-disaster-site

Sumo in slo-mo
YCAPS VP Joseph Le was in Tokyo for the sumo tournament. Check out the slow-motion video he captured.

In WWII's Manchukuo Army, Han Chinese, Korean, Mongol, Manchu, and White Russian troops under the command of Japanese reservists were trained within a Manchukuoan ideology of “racial harmony?” Learn more at YCAPS' 30 Nov seminar featuring Ryan Schultz. Event details: https://www.facebook.com/events/846724992154220/

China's Belt & Road: How to Win Friends & Influence Europeans​
On 23 June, Brussels-based expert Theresa Fallon be at YCAPS for a seminar China's Belt & Road: How to Win Friends & Influence Europeans. Please join us!

Aegis BMD- High School of the Dead
SM-3 interceptor fired by JS Kongo, JS Kirishima & USS Shiloh take down ballistic missiles headed for Japan, yet the Aegis screen fails because USS Curtis Wilbur has been taken over by zombies! Japan's only hope: HIGH SCHOOL OF THE DEAD! What do pop culture narratives like this tell us about Japanese strategic culture? Come discuss at Carl Gabrielson's YCAPS-JUMP seminar on 2 Aug. Event details: https://tinyurl.com/y7gajnb9

JMSDF Seamanship Video
Does this JMSDF recruitment advertisement seem a bit different from what you'd see in other countries? Wonder why? Come discuss at YCAPS with Carl Gabrielson on on 2 Aug. https://tinyurl.com/y7gajnb9

The Yokosuka Council on Asia-Pacific Affairs (YCAPS) is dedicated to professional development of those interested in strategic, diplomatic and legal affairs at all stages of their lives. Join our events to learn alongside new friends in our cosmopolitan community.

Can anybody guess the year this was shot in our community? #TBT

Dixmude in Yokosuka
Throwback Thursday at YAPSG. French Carrier Dixmude departs Yokosuka during the 1950s with a tug es**rt.