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US Navy Conducts Exercise With Japan’s Amphibious Deployment Brigade
October 10, 2018
US Navy Conducts Exercise With Japan’s Amphibious Deployment Brigade
The U.S. Navy and the Japan Ground Self Defense Force conducted a joint military exercise last week in the Philippine Sea.
US Navy Conducts Exercise With Japan’s Amphibious Deployment Brigade
India, Japan to Hold First-Ever Military Exercises Involving Ground Troops
July 23, 2018
India, Japan to Hold First-Ever Military Exercises Involving Ground Troops
The Japanese defense minister is reportedly arranging a visit to India in August to discuss expanding military exercises between the two countries.
India, Japan to Hold First-Ever Military Exercises Involving Ground Troops
United States, Australia, Japan Achieve War Games First at RIMPAC on Kauai
July 17, 2018
United States, Australia, Japan Achieve War Games First at RIMPAC on Kauai
Australia, the United States, and Japan focus on improving interoperability with sinking exercise.
United States, Australia, Japan Achieve War Games First at RIMPAC on Kauai
Where Is Japan in Its Military Push Under Abe?
March 29, 2018
Where Is Japan in Its Military Push Under Abe?
Tokyo continues to made inroads in building up its capabilities as it confronts regional security threats.
Where Is Japan in Its Military Push Under Abe?
US, Japan Kick off Joint Military Exercise
January 17, 2018
US, Japan Kick off Joint Military Exercise
The U.S. Marine Corps and the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force kicked off their annual Iron Fist Exercise on January 12.
US, Japan Kick off Joint Military Exercise
US Army, Japan Ground Self Defense Force Will Conduct SINKEX at RIMPAC 2018
June 01, 2017
US Army, Japan Ground Self Defense Force Will Conduct SINKEX at RIMPAC 2018
Ground forces will test ability to project sea control from land with mobile missile systems.
US Army, Japan Ground Self Defense Force Will Conduct SINKEX at RIMPAC 2018
US to Upgrade Japan’s Attack Helicopter Fleet
May 04, 2017
US to Upgrade Japan’s Attack Helicopter Fleet
A U.S. defense company has been awarded a contract to improve the AH-64DJP Apache’s vision.
US to Upgrade Japan’s Attack Helicopter Fleet
US, Japan Practice Defending Ryukyu Islands
February 10, 2017
US, Japan Practice Defending Ryukyu Islands
The U.S. Marine Corps and the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force kicked off their annual Iron Fist Exercise this week.
US, Japan Practice Defending Ryukyu Islands
Japan Approves Modest Defense Budget Hike
December 23, 2016
Japan Approves Modest Defense Budget Hike
The defense budget approved by Japan’s cabinet will see a moderate 1.4 percent increase from the previous year.
Japan Approves Modest Defense Budget Hike
Reluctant Military Power: Japan Opposes South Sudan Arms Embargo
December 22, 2016
Reluctant Military Power: Japan Opposes South Sudan Arms Embargo
Japan will oppose a U.N. Security Council resolution that would impose an arms embargo on South Sudan.
Reluctant Military Power: Japan Opposes South Sudan Arms Embargo
Japan’s Military Deploys Abroad With New Rules of Engagement
November 22, 2016
Japan’s Military Deploys Abroad With New Rules of Engagement
The Japanese government has approved new duties for Japanese peacekeepers in South Sudan.
Japan’s Military Deploys Abroad With New Rules of Engagement
Deterring China: Japan to Develop New Anti-Ship Missile for Defense of Senkakus
August 15, 2016
Deterring China: Japan to Develop New Anti-Ship Missile for Defense of Senkakus
Tokyo intends to deploy a new anti-ship missile to deter Chinese advances in the East China Sea.
Deterring China: Japan to Develop New Anti-Ship Missile for Defense of Senkakus
The JGSDF Has Answers to Questions From US PACOM Commander
July 06, 2016
The JGSDF Has Answers to Questions From US PACOM Commander
Japan's Ground Self Defense Forces can help the U.S. Army establish coastal defense in the Asia-Pacific.
The JGSDF Has Answers to Questions From US PACOM Commander
New Radar Facility: Japan Expands Military Presence in East China Sea
March 29, 2016
New Radar Facility: Japan Expands Military Presence in East China Sea
The new surveillance station will be capable of monitoring Chinese activities in the East China Sea.
New Radar Facility: Japan Expands Military Presence in East China Sea
Japan’s Elite Amphibious Assault Force Trains With US Marines
January 28, 2016
Japan’s Elite Amphibious Assault Force Trains With US Marines
US Marines teach Japanese soldiers how to fight from the sea in a bilateral military exercise.
Japan’s Elite Amphibious Assault Force Trains With US Marines
Japan Approves Record Defense Budget
December 28, 2015
Japan Approves Record Defense Budget
Japanese defense spending will increase 1.5 percent during the next fiscal year.
Japan Approves Record Defense Budget
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