China says Japan’s military bills will complicate regional security

(From Reuters)

China’s defense minister told the head of Japan’s National Security Council on Friday that Japanese legislation that could see troops sent to fight abroad for the first time since World War Two would “complicate” regional security.

China sees Japan's passing of the military bills on Thursday as an unprecedented move

China sees Japan’s passing of the military bills on Thursday as an unprecedented move

Sino-Japanese ties, long bedeviled by China’s memories of Japan’s wartime aggression and disputed islands in the East China Sea, have improved since Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met Chinese President Xi Jinping at an Asia-Pacific summit in Beijing in November.

The legislation, pushed through Japan’s lower house of parliament on Thursday, would drop a ban on collective self-defense or fighting to defend a friendly country like the United States. Read more



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  • silver749

    The USA did write a very twisted constitution for Japan after beating it in WW11 using H Bombs. Its only natural that Japan should write its own constitution as one written by another country is a no constitution at all.

  • JorgeArbes

    That is because Japan lost the war and had to bow to USA even today 🙁