Onodera to review defense plans, up spending

| Dec 31, 2012

Onodera to review defense plans, up spending

by Ayako Mie

Amid China’s military rise and the continued threat from North Korea, new Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera has vowed to bolster Japan’s defensive capabilities by reviewing its strategies, increasing the defense budget and revising the guidelines in place with the United States. Onodera said in ...