print PRINT

SECURITY > Okinawa

Okinawa’s Washington representative to be replaced

  • January 25, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

This morning’s Ryukyu Shimpo wrote that Okinawa Governor Onaga is likely to tap Osamu Unten, an expert on U.S. base issues, as the director of the prefectural government’s Washington office, projecting that he will replace the incumbent director, Hideo Henzan, in April. Unten has been heavily involved in base issues for years, having been the director of the Okinawa prefectural government’s military affairs division since 2013.    

  • Ambassador
  • Ukraine
  • COVID-19
  • Trending Japan