Combined Task Force: Japan and USA need one

A bipartisan group of U.S. policy experts recommended Wednesday that Japan's Self-Defense Forces and the U.S. military create a combined joint task force to better cope with possible contingencies with China over Taiwan, as well as the South and East China seas, as part of an effort to strengthen the bilateral alliance.   Aside from the launch of such a task force, the study group suggested in a report titled "More Important than Ever -- Renewing the U.S.-Japan Alliance for the 21st Century" that Tokyo and Washington expand joint and combined use of bases in Japan and engage in more... Register/Login


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