Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera speaks at a news conference at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera speaks at a news conference at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera speaks at a news conference at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
Shinzo Abe

Japan to boost military spending, beef up defence as China row simmers

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agrees to spend 24.7 trillion yen between next year and 2019

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Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera speaks at a news conference at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera speaks at a news conference at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera speaks at a news conference at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
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