On the transfer of US military bases in Japan and Okinawa differ continue

US Futenma base in Okinawa Ginowan City

US Futenma base in Okinawa Ginowan City

Tokyo … News Time

Japan and the US military base in Okinawa Prefecture regional government within the transition intact. Japan’s Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga and the governor of Okinawa Takeshi Onaga the regional capital of Okinawa Naha city met to discuss the issue. Okinawa Governor Takeshi Onaga local people opposed to the project to transfer repeatedly reiterated this situation, since World War II, which is facing Okinawa. Japan’s Chief Secretary Yoshihide Suga specifies the circumstances in which this decision has had to relocate. In 1996, the governments of Japan and the United States had agreed that alternative facilities of Futenma air base after the acquisition of the US Marine Corps will be closed. The base is located in a densely populated area in Ginowan. The project is in transition tipped sparsely inhabited district in Nago City was called alternative infrastructure construction. After this week’s meeting Yoshihide Suga told reporters that he discussed with Governor of the base to remove the threats and agreed on the need for the suspension of the performance of the method what are the differences among them are clear. Takeshi Onaga told reporters that the situation is still unfavorable, but they will continue to Okinawa stance. He added that the talks would not say they ever expansion. The preparations for the transition work have been suspended until September 9 the government to reduce their differences and fruitful discussions Prefecture finish. Saturday the latest round of talks was held.


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