Japan’s Backwards Island Defense Strategy Against China Is a Mistake

Japan may be coming at the problem of defending its southwestern islands backward. This week over at the South China Morning Post, Julian Ryall reports that Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga’s government stands ready to spend more on defense. Since World War II the island state has informally capped defense spending at 1 percent of GDP … Continue reading Japan’s Backwards Island Defense Strategy Against China Is a Mistake