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Japan’s New Okinawa Governor Sets Tough Anti-US Military Agenda
October 07, 2018
Japan’s New Okinawa Governor Sets Tough Anti-US Military Agenda
Denny Tamaki’s opposition to the U.S. military presence in Okinawa adds a new chapter to the Futenma relocation dispute. 
Japan’s New Okinawa Governor Sets Tough Anti-US Military Agenda
Okinawa Governor’s Death Marks the End of an Era for Anti-US Base Movement
August 09, 2018
Okinawa Governor’s Death Marks the End of an Era for Anti-US Base Movement
With the death of Governor Onaga, will a new political consensus emerge on the Futenma relocation question?
Okinawa Governor’s Death Marks the End of an Era for Anti-US Base Movement
Futenma: ‘The Most Dangerous Base in the World’
March 30, 2018
Futenma: ‘The Most Dangerous Base in the World’
It's time to shut down the Futenma air base in Okinawa, before the unthinkable happens.
Futenma: ‘The Most Dangerous Base in the World’
After Murder, Mass Protests in Okinawa Against US Bases
June 22, 2016
After Murder, Mass Protests in Okinawa Against US Bases
Tens of thousands of demonstrators attended the anti-U.S. military rally in Okinawa.
After Murder, Mass Protests in Okinawa Against US Bases
US Navy Bans Alcohol Use for Okinawa Sailors
June 08, 2016
US Navy Bans Alcohol Use for Okinawa Sailors
Sailors are also restricted to base after a series of crimes committed by U.S. personnel on the island.
US Navy Bans Alcohol Use for Okinawa Sailors
Agent Orange in Okinawa
November 18, 2014
Agent Orange in Okinawa
Determined citizens are working to uncover “one of the best kept secrets of the Cold War era.”
Agent Orange in Okinawa
Okinawa & Futenma: Deal Or No Deal?
January 16, 2014
Okinawa & Futenma: Deal Or No Deal?
Tokyo appears to be on the verge of finally settling the controversial issue. Will it succeed?
Okinawa & Futenma: Deal Or No Deal?
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