October 21, 2015
China Tests Japan's Resolve Over East China Sea
By Shannon Tiezzi
The Japan Air Self Defense Force scrambled its jets 117 times against Chinese planes in the third quarter of 2015.
April 21, 2015
Japan's Increasingly Uncertain Security Environment
By Mina Pollmann
Japan's defense reforms are motivated by perceived security threats in the region.
January 12, 2013
Japan, China Scramble Military Jets in East China Sea
Tensions continue to mount in the East China Sea between Japan and China over disputed islands.