According to the plan approved by the Cabinet, from April 19 to November 30, Japan will send two Ground Self-Defense Force
officers to the command of the Multinational Force and Observers, which monitors the ceasefire between Egypt and Israel on the peninsula.
The Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
is replacing its fleet of UH-1 helicopters and will no longer need the spare parts.
The Chief of Staff of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
(JGSDF) will pay a courtesy call on Philippine Army (PA) Chief Lt.
Ground Self-Defense Force
personnel removed the bomb's fuse.
military and the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
conducted the annual, bilateral Yama Sakura exercise from 29 November through 13 December 2013.
The defense ministry is also reportedly considering plans to bolster the existing special Ground Self-Defense Force
On Sunday, Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force
carried out the nation's first military exercise designed to recapture a remote island, officials said.
Sendai airport in northeastern Japan resumed operations Wednesday after the Ground Self-Defense Force
extracted the fuse and detonator from an unexploded bomb found recently near its runways.
Tokyo, Sept.23 (BNA) - Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force
and US Marines are holding their first joint drills on the Pacific islands of Guam and Tinian.
The memorandum, signed after the two defense ministers held talks in Ulan Bator, touched on exchanges between Japan's Self-Defense Forces and Mongolia's military as well as reciprocal visits by the Ground Self-Defense Force
chief of staff and Mongolia's armed forces chief.
Marines and Sailors with the 11th MEU and soldiers of the Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force
embarked aboard Makin Island to participate in the at-sea portion of exercise Iron Fist on 23 February 2011.