Hiroyuki Takubo

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Nakaima recounts fall and rise of Okinawa

Apr 14, 2012

Nakaima recounts fall and rise of Okinawa

Okinawa Gov. Hirokazu Nakaima was a bureaucrat at the now-defunct Ministry of International Trade and Industry when Okinawa reverted back to Japanese control in 1972. Asked about his emotions at the time, Nakaima, 72, said in an interview in early March that he felt ...