US-South Korea military exercises on media arrangements announced the US-Japan exercise imaginary line China
U.S. Navy aircraft carrier George Washington will participate in the US-Japan military exercises. The photo shows U.S. aircraft carrier to participate in Washington Han Huanghai exercise
Global Network reporter Wang Huan reported, “Japanese Economic News” reported on December 2 the future joint US-Japan and South Korea military exercise schedule. The table shows into December, the U.S. Japan will conduct a series of joint military exercises and joint training operations. Report pointed out that this situation will inevitably lead to the future of East Asia in a “continuous tension” in the.
specific time as follows: December 3 -10 days, the US-Japan joint military exercises. Located east of Okinawa, Japan, including waters, including waters surrounding Japan as well as some Self-Defense Force base. Participating party to the Sea of ??Japan, land and air self-defense, the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps Pacific.
12 月 6 -12 days, the South Korean Navy Yellow fire training. Located west of the island, including Yin Ping in large southwestern waters of Qingdao, including 29 “South Korea’s coastal waters.”
12 月 6 to 15th US-Japan joint training. Locations in Japan Miyazaki and Kagoshima Kirishima within the exercise field. Participating party for the Japanese Ground Self-Defense and the U.S. Marine Corps.
2011 in mid-February mid-March, the US-Japan joint training. Shiga, Japan food court located at a field exercise field. By the Japanese Ground Self-Defense jointly participating with the United States Marine Corps.
In addition, the ROK will be held in 2011, several large-scale joint military exercises.
“Japanese Economic News” also quoted Japan’s Chief Cabinet Paradise Valley, then analysts said the United States, Japan and Korea will be a series of military exercises, which is bound “to the States to bring pressure”, East Asia tension “will continue.”
Japanese media had reported that the US-Japan joint military exercises will be held in December, and that this is the first time since World War II United States and Japan, “China as the enemy” of the exercise. Exercise area in addition to Japan, Oita, field training outside the home, including Japan, the so-called “southwest islands” surrounding waters.
According to reports, Japan’s defense ministry’s new “National Defense Program Outline,” scheduled at the end of the introduction of the framework focuses on Japan’s military deployment focus shift to the southwest, the Chinese as “the main imaginary enemy.” As early as the end of July, Japan’s defense ministry had identified the outline of some of the increase in the number of submarines, the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force submarine number from the current 18 to 20. Some analysts believe that the United States and in Japan “southwest area” of the exercise is working with Japan’s new “National Defense Program Outline” into the corresponding, exercise is scheduled in December is likely to be the new “National Defense Program Outline,” the introduction of rally .
Japan’s “Yomiuri Shimbun,” also reported that Japan’s Ministry of Defense over the past out of neighboring countries, political considerations and other reasons, has been avoided in order to “seize the island” for the hypothetical large-scale exercise. However, “In recent years the Chinese Navy and Air Force activities and the increasingly frequent, has posed a considerable threat to Japan.” The report also cited Japan’s defense ministry official as saying the US-Japan joint military exercises is to “show that Japan has the determination and ability to guard the southwestern islands,” and stressed that “this will play a role in containing China.”