Today's Japanese Military

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  1. Chief

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    Do to current's event's with NK, test underground nuclear testing. A lot of question's has been asked. Little is known about Japan's current military. This is the question at hand.

    How strong is the current Japanese military?

    What are their current capabilities?

    Any information on the weapon's they use, aircraft they use, manpower. Anything that could proove useful.
     
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    syscom3 Pacific Historian

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    They also are tentatively F-35 recipients too. They had talked about F-22s, but I think that State Dept nixed that one.
     
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    Nice info syscom3. It was really helpful.
     
  5. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    They also announced they might restart there nuclear weapons program as a deterent to NK. They allready have eneogh enriched plutonium to make several bombs and we know they have the technology.
     
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    these're all the nuclear nations now aren't they?

    Declared nuclear weapons states
    United States
    Russia (formerly the Soviet Union)
    United Kingdom
    France
    China
    India
    Pakistan
    North Korea

    Undeclared nuclear weapons states
    Israel
     
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    Yeah I think thats right.
     
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    Heard this morning that the N Korean nuke test might be a hoax.
     
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    Yeah they think it might either have been a hoax or that something went wrong.
     
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    well last night the news here said the americans had the first proof it was a nuclear test...........
     
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