Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Pushes Bill to Expand Role of Japan’s Military

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Pushes Bill to Expand Role of Japan’s Military

  TOKYO – Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made another pitch on July 15 for security bills which would beef up Japan’s military, as he pushed legislation through a key panel despite surging public and parliamentary opposition. At the House of Representatives committee, which is dominated by Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), members of opposition […]