US Acquires Anti-China Missile Network Along First Island Chain

Since the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty expired in 2019, the United States has developed Medium-Range Missile (MRM) capability. On April 3, 2024, Gen. Charles Flynn, U.S. Army Pacific commanding general, told the Japanese media at the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo that the U.S. Army planned to deploy a new MRM launcher in the Asia-Pacific region … Continue reading “US Acquires Anti-China Missile Network Along First Island Chain”

The US Will Not Defend Japan, But Tokyo Doesn’t Tell the Truth to the Public

Washington and Tokyo strongly opposed China’s attempts to unilaterally change the status quo by force or coercion in the East China Sea. Still, the U.S. doesn’t promise anything special about defending Japan. Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida held a Summit Meeting with U.S. President Joseph Biden during his official visit to Washington D.C., On April … Continue reading “The US Will Not Defend Japan, But Tokyo Doesn’t Tell the Truth to the Public”

Japan Sells Lethal Weapons Responding to US Demand, Using Ukraine as Excuse

Some media reported Japan’s recent policy change to sell weapons to the US as a break from its pacifist principle. However, Washington and Tokyo have been watering it down for a long time. Co-development of Next-Generation Aircraft On December 9, 2022, the leaders of the UK, Italy, and Japan issued a Joint Leader’s Statement regarding … Continue reading “Japan Sells Lethal Weapons Responding to US Demand, Using Ukraine as Excuse”

How the US Military Stole Japan’s Sovereignty

A U.S. Air Force CV-22 Osprey crashed off the island of Yakushima in Kagoshima Prefecture, southwestern Japan, on November 29, 2023. The following series of events shows the status of the U.S. military as an occupation force. Crash’s Investigation After the deadly crash that killed eight service members on board, the U.S. forces suspended operations … Continue reading “How the US Military Stole Japan’s Sovereignty”

Japan-Russia Relationship Is US-Russia Relationship

The reason why Japan and Russia have not settled the territorial dispute is Washington’s influence over Tokyo through the US-Japan Status of Forces Agreement. Northern Territorial Day February 7th is Northern Territorial Day in Japan. There has been a territorial dispute between Japan and Russia over the Northern Territories. Thus, the day has been established … Continue reading “Japan-Russia Relationship Is US-Russia Relationship”