Media said the Japanese government decided to postpone the ban arms exports (Figure)
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Global Network reporter Wang Huan reported that the Japanese government, according to several officials said, because Congress, the situation is not optimistic, Naoto Kan, the Cabinet on December 6 Japan decided not to modify the “three principles of arms exports” as the arms export ban.
Japan’s Kyodo News reported on December 7, in the development of the new “National Defense Program Outline” in the process, the Japanese government planned to arms exports “green light”, but because of the Social Democratic Party and Komei Party cautious , while the Democratic Party in 2011, Congress passed the 2011 regular budget and related bills without bipartisan cooperation, the Prime Minister Naoto Kan and chief Paradise Valley, once the decision to ban the person concerned, the Japanese government is likely to be desperate.
According to reports, ban arms exports to major aircraft and other weapons and equipment to participate in international joint development and production, suspend modified “three principles of arms export” means to freeze the plan. Japan’s defense Kitazawa handsome, Foreign Minister Maehara, Economy and Industry with large Tian Zhang Hong and other cabinet members for lifting the ban a positive attitude, and the prime minister’s official residence in the preferred operating regime, the two sides which were revealed inconsistent pace.
Democratic Party of Japan has diplomatic security investigation will be summarized in a clear management standards required for the premise of the proposed ban, but there are different views within the Democratic Party. Naoto Kan said the government will amend the “three principles” and explore the establishment of consultative mechanisms such as the Social Democratic Party. The Japanese government also has been suggested that the relevant bill should be passed in the budget for arms export ban, but the coordination will deadlock, is expected to modify the proposal will be frozen.
According to reports, Naoto Kan, the original plan in the Cabinet meeting on 14 June by the new “National Defense Program Outline,” a speech, announced that the three principles of arms exports to modify significantly relax the export of weapons, but ultimately decided to temporarily set aside. However expected that the new “National Defense Program Outline” will write “to discuss the defense production and technology-based approach should be,” etc., leave room for the continuation of the discussion.