Japanese PM: Increase defense spending ‘fast and drastic’

Japanese PM: Increase defense spending 'fast and drastic'

A soldier of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) – Photo: REUTERS This information was told by Japanese Defense Minister Hamada Yasukazu to reporters on November 28, after he had a meeting with Finance Minister Suzuki Sunhichi. “He (Prime Minister …

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Japanese minister resigns over death penalty joke

Japanese minister resigns over death penalty joke

Minister Hanashi told reporters on November 11 that he had submitted his resignation to Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, two days after he made a comment at a party meeting that little-known work he was doing. only appeared on the news …

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First Japanese to die fighting in Ukraine

First Japanese to die fighting in Ukraine

A 20-year-old man who fought in the Ukraine war has died, the first confirmed case of casualties involving Japanese citizens since the outbreak of hostilities. Japan’s Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno said today at a press conference in Tokyo that …

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