Apr 14, 2017

Diet clears looser munitions supply pact with U.S.

The Diet on Friday approved a revised Japan-U.S. agreement that gives the Self-Defense Forces more leeway in providing ammunition and other supplies to the U.S. military. The agreement, aimed at boosting logistic cooperation between Japanese and U.S. forces, is in line with changes brought ...

/ Feb 26, 2017

U.S. sailor nabbed for DUI in Okinawa

A U.S. sailor was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in Okinawa Prefecture on Sunday. According to the Okinawa Prefectural Police, Seaman Apprentice Timothy Foster, 34, was arrested on a road in the town of Chatan around 1 a.m. on a charge of driving ...