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To Shoot or Not to Shoot?: Japanese Legislators Debate SDF Weapons Use
March 04, 2015
To Shoot or Not to Shoot?: Japanese Legislators Debate SDF Weapons Use
Japanese lawmakers in the ruling coalition are debating the merits of allowing greater weapons use by the Japanese military.
To Shoot or Not to Shoot?: Japanese Legislators Debate SDF Weapons Use
Japan: Balancing Defense With History
June 23, 2014
Japan: Balancing Defense With History
The country needs a leader who is a conservative on defense and a progressive on history.
Japan: Balancing Defense With History
Japan Mulling Lifting Defense Export Ban: 'Proactive Pacifism' In Action?
February 13, 2014
Japan Mulling Lifting Defense Export Ban: 'Proactive Pacifism' In Action?
Shinzo Abe and the LDP are out to remove Japan's ban on defense exports. Is this "proactive pacifism" or something else?
Japan Mulling Lifting Defense Export Ban: 'Proactive Pacifism' In Action?
Japan Mulls Aircraft Carrier Future?
January 15, 2014
Japan Mulls Aircraft Carrier Future?
Japan will reportedly fly surveillance drones from its destroyers as a possible prelude to building aircraft carriers.
Japan Mulls Aircraft Carrier Future?
How Japan’s Military Should Change
July 18, 2013
How Japan’s Military Should Change
“Providing the best defense possible while affronting the fewest audiences possible should be Tokyo’s goal.”
How Japan’s Military Should Change
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