Nago mayor remains defiant over Futenma plan

National / Politics Feb 13, 2014

Nago mayor remains defiant over Futenma plan

by Reiji Yoshida

Susumu Inamine, mayor of Nago, Okinawa Prefecture, vowed Thursday to use every weapon in his arsenal to block the central government's efforts to construct a replacement base in his city for the U.S. Futenma airfield. Inamine defeated a pro-base rival to win re-election last month, ...