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Tele interview: Japan considers record military spending in 2017


12-22-2016 19:19 BJT

For more, we're joined on the phone by Dr. Teng Jianqun, from the China Institute of International Studies. Welcome.

Q1. The defense budget has increased for five years in a row. What kind of changes have been made in the defense budget during that time?

Q2. What does Prime Minister Abe want to achieve by increasing defense spending?