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A Marine Corps UH-1Y Venom flies toward Camp Schwab, Okinawa, Nov. 9, 2017.  HAILEY CLAY/U.S. MARINE CORPS PHOTO
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Battle over MCAS Futenma relocation work edges toward legal fight

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October 22, 2018
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — The latest battle between Tokyo and Okinawa over a new U.S. military runway to one day facilitate the relocation and closure of Marine Corps Air Station...
The headquarters building for U.S. Forces Japan at Yokota Air Force Base, Japan, is seen Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018.  LEON COOK/STARS AND STRIPES
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US military back-pedals on base access for South Koreans in Japan

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October 19, 2018
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — The U.S. military has removed South Korea from a list of nations whose citizens must undergo extra scrutiny before they can visit friends or attend events...
SOUTH CHINA SEA (Aug. 31, 2018) - The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) stock photo. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaila V. Peters)

Ronald Reagan resumes flight operations following helicopter crash

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October 22, 2018
PHILIPPINE SEA -- The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) resumed flight operations after an MH-60R Seahawk assigned to the “Saberhawks” of Helicopter Maritime Strike...

Halloween Happenings in Japan!

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October 18, 2018
HARVEGETABLE HALLOWEEN (Kanagawa prefecture): Through Oct.

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