Shinsaku Yokota

For Shinsaku Yokota's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Jun 19, 2010

Japanese ex-marine strives to debunk deterrence 'myth'

NAHA, Okinawa Pref. — A Japanese man with the unusual background of having served in the U.S. Marine Corps is using his experience to vigorously campaign against the U.S. military presence in Okinawa. Kimitoshi Takanashi, 38, joined the marines in his 20s and once ...