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An American activist who has collected over 210,000 signatures for a petition calling for the suspension of land reclamation work to relocate U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Futenma within Okinawa Prefecture was questioned by authorities for almost two hours shortly after his arrival in Japan on Tuesday.

Robert Kajiwara said he was “detained” at Kansai International Airport in Osaka Prefecture and was interrogated by immigration officials regarding his activism in connection to Henoko.

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