Sep 20, 2015

Onaga's challenge on Henoko

Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga might lose the legal battle that's likely coming over his revocation of landfill approval for the Futenma replacement base, but Tokyo would be wise to consider the public sentiment behind his move.

Sep 12, 2015

Futenma base relocation work resumes in Okinawa

The central government resumed work for relocating U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Futenma in Okinawa on Saturday morning following a one-month suspension caused by a coral survey. The Okinawa Prefectural Government’s survey, which ended on Friday, was intended to examine coral damage off the ...