Sunday, 19th of November 2017
U.S. Navy Sailors stationed on the island of Okinawa and members assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Four (NMCB-4) participate in the 32nd Naha Harii Dragon Boat races.
Japan begins constructing more seawalls for new U.S. base in Okinawa
The Japanese government on Monday began constructing more seawalls to move a U.S. air base within the southern island prefecture of Okinawa, despite local opposition to the controversial base transfer. Tokyo pushed ahead with the work after the Okinawa prefectural government filed a fresh lawsuit against the central government in July, seeking a halt in the construction to relocate U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Futenma. The case is still...
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