Japan Maritime Self Defense Force's Enduring Relationship With the U.S. Navy
- U.S.-Japan cooperation: Time for symmetry. Dinneen, Gerald P.; Arrison, Thomas // Issues in Science & Technology;Winter95, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p29
Comments on the defense cooperation between the United States and Japan. Need for a mutual flow of defense technology between the two states; Military relations during the Cold War; Rational for the changes in military relations; Trends in defensive technology between the two states; Areas of...
- Clinton trip to shift Japan's role in alliance. Barr, Cameron W. // Christian Science Monitor;4/15/96, Vol. 88 Issue 97, p1
Focuses on the military relationship between the United States and Japan. Return of the US Marines' Futenma Air Station on the island of Okinawa, to the Japanese; Number of US troops in Japan; Importance of the US troops in Japan; Discussion of security arrangements for Japan.
- Are U.S. Troops in Japan Needed? Hosokawa, Morihiro // Foreign Affairs;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p2
Argues for a reduction in United States military presence in Japan, as seen by a former prime minister of Japan. History of alliance; Diminishing Russian, Chinese and North Korean military threat; Lack of evidence of Japanese inclination to remilitarize; Need for continued US nuclear umbrella;...
- Time to reform the `other Japan.' Katz, Richard // Christian Science Monitor;4/25/97, Vol. 89 Issue 105, p19
Reports on a trip to be made by Japanese Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto to Washington on April 25, 1997, for talks on international security. Reference to protests in Japan against American military bases in Okinawa; Detailed information on the foreign relations between the United States and...
- Japan wrestles with US presence. Barr, Cameron W. // Christian Science Monitor;12/28/99, Vol. 92 Issue 24, p6
Focuses on the situation surrounding the relocation of a United States military helicopter base on the island of Okinawa in Japan as of December, 1999.
- Japan, U.S. see Okinawa solution in floating heliport. Sekigawa, Eiichiro // Aviation Week & Space Technology;10/7/1996, Vol. 145 Issue 15, p68
Reports that the Japanese Defense Agency and the Pentagon have come up with plans to remove United States Marines from Okinawa's Futema air base to a floating facility offshore. Enthusiasm for the idea in Okinawa; US Defense Secretary William Perry's regard for the idea; Other offshore...
- Summit reveals myriad ties that bind U.S., Japan. Barr, Cameron W. // Christian Science Monitor;4/18/96, Vol. 88 Issue 100, p1
Reports on the results of the security alliance summit between the United States and Japan. Features of the security alliance; Previous conflicts in the relations between the two countries; Political implications of the security alliance.
- 3% increase for defense. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/12/1996, Vol. 145 Issue 7, p72
Tells that the cost of moving United States troops from Okinawan bases could eat up most of the minor increase in defense spending approved by the Japanese government for fiscal 1997. Costs of transfering US forces on Okinawa; The decision whether to fund the transfer out of the Japanese defense...
- `Pacifist' Japan asks: How to aid US? Barr, Cameron // Christian Science Monitor;6/10/97, Vol. 89 Issue 136, p1
Focuses on the military relations between Japan and the United States. Agreement reached by the two countries in April 1997; How these relations were previously viewed; Information on a report containing guidelines for these relations; Significance of Japan's pacifist Constitution; Speculation...