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Readout of Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work’s Visit to Japan

Deputy Secretary of Defense Spokeswoman Lt. Cmdr. Courtney Hillson provided the following readout:

Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work visited Japan August 22-23, concluding the last leg of a seven-day tour of Asia that also included visits to Guam, Hawaii, and the… 368 more words

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Will #Japan's desire for a #drone force cause "belligerency" in the region?


I would argue they are needed and could help save lives, if tensions were to continue escalating as they seem to be now… Not just with Japan vs China, but also taking into account North Korea and their missile launches. 127 more words

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East China Sea Tensions Continue: Japan Scrambles Jets To Respond to Russia, China Aircraft at Alarming Rate

Japan’s military scrambled fighter jets a record 340 times in the three months 

TOKYO —Japan said Wednesday that its military scrambled fighter jets a record 340 times in the three months to June in response to feared intrusions on its airspace, as tensions grow with China. 213 more words