Abe tells SDF to be vigilant after N Korea’s nuclear test

(From Kyodo) Prime Minister Shinzo Abe instructed the Self-Defense Forces’ top brass Monday to fully implement his administration’s security legislation and give their all to addressing an “unprecedented” security situation in East Asia. Abe told senior SDF officers Japan is… Read More › sci tech news

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Japan’s military seeks record spending to counter N Korea, China moves

(From Reuters) Japan’s defense ministry on Wednesday asked for a hike in spending to record levels, as it juggles its responses to a growing ballistic missile threat from North Korea and China’s assertive moves in the East China Sea. If… Read More › sci tech news

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China strongly warned Japan not to send SDF to South China Sea

(From Kyodo) China strongly warned a high-level Japanese official around late June that Tokyo should not send its Self-Defense Forces (SDF) to join U.S. operations that test the freedom of navigation in the disputed South China Sea, diplomatic sources said… Read More ›
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