#IndoPacific tensions Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning sails through the Miyako Strait near Okinawa on its way to the Pacific in this handout photo taken by self-defense forces'>Japan Self-Defense Forces (Reuters) More on , where we tell untold stories about Asia, from Asia
PM Suga: I attended the graduation ceremony and the assignment and oath of service ceremony held by the National Defense Academy. As I looked upon the dignified figures of the young graduates who will assume a vital role in the future of the Self-Defense Forces, (1/3)
Today, we honor the memory of Lt. Gen. Yaacov Dori (1899-1973), the IDF’s 1st Chief of Staff. Lt. Gen. Dori played an instrumental role in turning a small self-defense paramilitary into Israel’s national armed forces. May his memory be a blessing.
India and Japan signed an agreement on Reciprocal Provision of Supplies and Services between the Armed Forces of India & The Self-Defense Forces of Japan. The agreement was signed yesterday by Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar & Ambassador of Japan Suzuki Satoshi: Defence Ministry
VIDEO: AH-64 Apaches protect @USEmbBaghdad . ?“We have taken appropriate force protection actions to ensure the safety of American citizens...and to ensure our right of self-defense. We are sending additional forces to support our personnel at the Embassy.” @EsperDoD ????
@USNavy explosive ordnance disposal unit members talk about working w/their counterparts in the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force during a mine warfare exercise. The training increases the success of large amphibious task forces for allied & partner nations. ?? ?? #KnowYourMil
For the 1st time since diplomatic relations btwn Japan & Israel started, the Chief of Japan's Self Defense Forces visited the IDF. General Kōji Yamazaki & IDF Chief of General Staff, LTG Aviv Kohavi met to discuss the potential to further the partnership btwn their militaries.
Thousands of U.S. service members are gearing up for #KeenSword training with the #Japan Self-Defense Forces beginning Oct. 29! This year, the Royal Canadian Navy will take part in the field training exercise for the first time.
[Message from the PM] Some 54,000 members of the Self-Defense Forces, police, firefighters, and the Japan Coast Guard have been working around the clock to conduct urgent rescue operations. Read more: (Originally Posted in Japanese at 13:56, July 8)