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Japanese government demands US soldiers limit outings and adopt effective coronavirus prevention measures January 7, 2022 Ryukyu Shimpo By Manabu Saito and Shoehi Tsukazaki Tokyo – Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi spoke by telephone with US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken on January 6, where he requested that the US military significantly strengthen measures to prevent …

Covid testing rules must be relaxed for those infected in England who do not show symptoms, the government said. Those who test positive for Covid with a lateral flow device will no longer need a follow-up PCR to begin their isolation period if they are asymptomatic, the UK Health Security Agency has said. The policy …

As China’s military build-up expands into cyberspace and outer space, Japan’s Defense Ministry is also pushing for research into autonomous vehicles operated by artificial intelligence for air and underwater use. -marine, supersonic flight and other “changing” technologies. The budget allocates 128 billion yen ($ 1.1 billion) for the purchase of a dozen F-35 stealth fighters …

By MARI YAMAGUCHI – Associated Press TOKYO (AP) – Japan’s cabinet on Friday approved a record-breaking defense budget of 5.4 trillion yen ($ 47 billion) for fiscal 2022, which includes funding for research and development for a new aircraft hunting and other “game-changing” weapons as Japan ramps up its defense capabilities in response to China’s …

Marines wait inside the passenger terminal at Kadena Air Force Base, Okinawa, June 6, 2020 (Karis Mattingly / US Marine Corps) CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa – The Marine Corps joined the rest of the uniformed services this week and began offering government-funded morale flights between Okinawa and Seattle so Marines and their families can visit loved …

~~ ~ A new government will soon be launched in Germany, the driving force of the European Union. We hope the new administration will move clearly from the Merkel administration’s long-standing focus on China to a foreign policy that emphasizes a “free and open Indo-Pacific”. After winning the parliamentary elections in September, the center-left Social …

The Defense Ministry took action on Tuesday to counter the Okinawa Prefecture’s recent rejection of the central government’s request to change the design of its plan to relocate a US military base to Okinawa in the northernmost prefecture. southern Japan. The ministry’s Okinawa Defense Office filed a complaint with Land Minister Tetsuo Saito under the …

The central government and ruling parties have decided to phase out tax breaks that have been in place for nearly half a century on alcoholic beverages produced in Okinawa Prefecture. The government has accepted a request from Okinawan producers of awamori, the well-known spirit of the southernmost prefecture, to reduce the 10-year tax break until …

HBefore we start again: The government faces another shutdown. Just two months ago, the government approved enough funding to keep things going until December 3. Now he faces yet another crisis as lawmakers scramble to pass an interim finance bill by the end of Friday. While analysts agree that it is Congress will likely come …

Tokyo [Japan], November 26 (ANI / Sputnik): The Japanese government will not change its plans to move the United States Marine Corps Futenma Air Base (MCAS Futenma) to Okinawa, as the current location poses a threat to the base, Hirokazu Matsuno, chief cabinet secretary said Friday. MCAS Futenma is considered the most dangerous airfield in …