Russian media said the published defense white paper to make their own embattled
[World Wide Web reports reporter Xu Wenqi] 2012 Defense White Paper released by the Government of Japan July 31, in addition to re-ink rendering the “China threat”, but also involves the existence of disputed islands with Russia, South Korea, including vigilance is actively committed to the development of ballistic missiles North Korea. In this regard, Russia’s “Kommersant commented that the Japanese make it their own” embattled “.
According to Russia’s “Kommersant” on August 1, Japan’s new defense white paper pointed out that Russia, as one pole of the power of a world-class, and its position to consolidate even more, especially reflected in the Russian military exist in the Far East to strengthen. At the same time, Tokyo is very disturbing from the Chinese side, “expansion” and unresolved islands dispute with South Korea, and North Korean provocations. The Japanese defense report concluded that only U.S. forces in Japan that the Japanese have a sense of security.
article pointed out that Moscow plans new weapons and strengthen the South Kuril Islands (Japan: the four northern islands) of the arms, but did not like China to strengthen the army active Japanese side disturbed. Japan defense report emphasized that, in the past 24 years, China’s defense spending has increased about 30 times, up to about $ 105 billion. Therefore, experts believe that the fact Beijing each year in the field of national defense spending would be even higher.
in a few days ago announced by the National Defense Report, Japanese Prime Minister Noda said in a statement, with the armed forces to respond to “illegal actions” taken by the dispute of sovereignty over the Diaoyu Islands. This is Tokyo’s response to the remarks of the Chinese military on again to recover the entire Okinawa.
the same time, Japan and South Korea Dokdo (known as: Takeshima) the sovereignty of the territorial dispute is not resolved, and North Korea’s growing self-confidence to make the same Tokyo to worry about. “North Korea is actively committed to the development of weapons of mass destruction and ballistic missiles, which would exacerbate tensions on the Korean Peninsula, and constitute a destabilizing factor for the entire East Asian region, the Japanese white paper wrote.
Tokyo believe that the United States is the only guarantee of stability in the region. “U.S. forces in Japan is to reduce the possibility of tragedy and give their own sense of security in the region, the Japanese concluded that.