Japan’s Ground Self-Defence Forces take part in a live-fire military drill. Photo: Xinhua

How Trump forced Japan to take security into its own hands

  • This could be the year Japan finally comes to terms with its own defence, after years of taking cues from the US
  • But a long-standing policy of shielding its people from the realities of the US alliance is likely to tear Japanese society in two
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Japan’s Ground Self-Defence Forces take part in a live-fire military drill. Photo: Xinhua
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