National Dec 2, 2013

Airlines urged to defy China's ADIZ

by Mizuho Aoki

The government repeats that it will continue to urge Japan's airlines not to comply with the rules laid down in China's recently, unilaterally declared air defense identification zone over the East China Sea.

Onodera, Hagel worry ADIZ may trigger conflict

National Nov 28, 2013

Onodera, Hagel worry ADIZ may trigger conflict

Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera and U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Wednesday shared their "strong concern" about China's establishment of an air defense identification zone over the East China Sea, saying it could lead to a confrontation. "We agreed that China's one-sided action could trigger ...