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Okinawa governor to visit U.S.

  • February 28, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Tokyo Shimbun
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Mainichi and Tokyo Shimbun reported that Okinawa Governor Onaga is planning to visit Washington from March 11 to call attention to his efforts to block the FRF construction off Camp Schwab. During his four-day stay in the U.S. capital, he is reportedly hoping to meet with USG and congressional officials to explain the heavy security burden borne by Okinawa. He will also sponsor a symposium on base issues featuring former Defense Secretary William Perry as a key guest speaker.

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