Thousands in Tokyo Want U.S. Troops Out

By Matt Hawes

From the UK’s Daily Mail:

Thousands of protesters from across Japan marched today in Tokyo to protest against U.S. military presence on Okinawa, while a Cabinet minister said she would fight to get rid of a marine base Washington considers crucial.

Some 47,000 U.S. troops are stationed in Japan, with more than half on the southern island of Okinawa.

Residents have complained for years about noise, pollution and crime around the bases….

Read the rest.

After sixty-five years, it’s well past time (sixty-five years past, matter of fact) to bring them home.

View the original article at Campaign for Liberty

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