• Kyodo News


Japan needs to decide where to relocate the U.S. Futenma air base by May, Defense Minister Toshimi Kitazawa said Tuesday.

“We should resolve the issue as quickly as possible,” he said. “I see (a May deadline) as a time schedule that (the three political parties in the ruling bloc) have been aware of with each other.”

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