This is the beginning of a significant era for the military transformation of the Japan-US alliance. I can understand the concerns and opposition among local residents, but it is necessary to maintain Japan's national security under the alliance.
a fresh start, new energy and opening a new era ... to improve peace and security.
Our refueling efforts have been highly evaluated by the foreign countries, but there has also been criticism that we're running a 'free gasoline station,'
The governor's reaction was tough, but I asked for his understanding and cooperation on the issues of reducing the number of Marines and integrating bases. I understand it will be tough.
We want to stay friendly with China. We would like to ask China to be a little more transparent.
It was a long road, but we've happily reached an agreement.