Japan’s Strategic Shift

Japan is significantly boosting defense spending in an effort to balance China’s ongoing military buildup. What are the likely implications of the Japanese move? TOKYO:  Japan is in the midst of a rearmament program unprecedented since World War II. Defense spending is being doubled and expected to reach 2% of gross domestic product within five years. Why is this happening?  Because Japan is alarmed by China‚Äôs far … Continue reading Japan’s Strategic Shift