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  • Japan's prime minister approved a record high military budget proposal on Monday for the country's ninth consecutive year.

  • It includes funding the country's first stealth fighter jet in three decades from American arms producer Lockheed Martin.

  • The country's Cabinet secretary says Japan must strengthen its military to counter China's growing regional presence.

  • Katsu Nobu Cotto Way is the Japanese government need to make our defense operations more efficient to correspond to the increasingly severe security environment?

  • Prime Minister Yoshihide A.

  • Soga's record budget proposal jumped 1% from last year, and with his party being the majority in parliament, it's likely the Ministry of Defense will receive the almost $52 billion in April.

  • Despite a constitution that forbids the possession of offensive weapons, Japan is one of the world's biggest military spenders.

  • Saga is continuing in the controversial footsteps of predecessor Shinzo Abe, who reversed more than a decade of military cuts.

  • Su Ghous administration is considering training Japan's Self Defense Forces to strike distant land targets in China, North Korea and other parts of Asia.

Japan's prime minister approved a record high military budget proposal on Monday for the country's ninth consecutive year.

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/12/22
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