Last Updated: Friday, December 28, 2012, 19:12
US Marines in Japan are also banned from drinking outside their bases as drunken soldiers have conducted more offences that provoked residents` anger.
Last Updated: Friday, December 14, 2012, 13:07
A US Marine has been sentenced to four years in prison for molesting and assaulting a woman in Japan’s Okinawa Prefecture in August.
Last Updated: Friday, April 27, 2012, 08:31
The move is part of a broader arrangement designed to tamp down tensions in the US-Japan defence alliance.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 07, 2012, 12:08
The United States and Japan are hoping to break a stalemate over the US military presence on Okinawa.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 05, 2012, 14:08
The United States and Japan have agreed to tweak a six-year-old agreement on Marines based on the southern island of Okinawa.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 25, 2010, 00:00
Japanese local govt leaders
are widely against hosting US military bases.
Last Updated: Friday, March 05, 2010, 14:46
A senior US official has indicated that Washington will take a wait-and-see stance on a new deadline set by Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama`s government for deciding where to relocate a US Marine base in Okinawa Prefecture.
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