Tokyo’s First Major Military Export Will Be a Seaplane
In April 2014 the Japanese government finally lifted its postwar ban on the export of defense products. Tokyo approved its first arms export this summer — the supply of PAC-2 missile parts to the U.S., which will then sell the completed Patriot missiles to Qatar. It’s only a matter... Read more

James Simpson

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Japan-based writer covering Japanese security news and military history.

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