Japan : sidestepping the arms export ban?
Bitzinger, Richard A.
Date of Issue2010
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Japan’s centre-left government may decide to loosen the country’s decades-old ban on selling weapons overseas. While relaxing the ban is intended to aid the ailing domestic defence industry, it may end up having little real economic benefit.
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