Japan enacts tough new law to regulate drones

Mar 17, 2016

Japan enacts tough new law to regulate drones

The Diet on Thursday enacted a law banning drones from flying over important facilities such as the Prime Minister’s Office while giving police the power to destroy drones if necessary. The legislation is expected to take effect before a foreign ministerial meeting of the ...

Japan eyes permanent joint HQ for SDF

Mar 13, 2016

Japan eyes permanent joint HQ for SDF

The government considers setting up a permanent joint headquarters under the chief of staff of the Joint Staff to control the Self-Defense Forces in an integrated manner.