ATSML - What does ATSML stand for? The Free Dictionary
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While some observers insist on equating SDF withdrawal with Tokyo reneging on its alliance commitments, such an interpretation, which conflates the debate over the ATSML with support for the US-Japan alliance as a whole, is a clear case of not seeing the forest from the trees.
The DPJ leadership's decision to oppose the ATSML was highly politicized and framed primarily on (somewhat dubious) legalistic grounds.