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Friday, December 27, 2013

Opponents to fight new US military base on Okinawa

Okinawa Gov. Hirokazu Nakaima listens to a reporter's question during a news conference on Friday. He signed off on the long-awaited relocation of a U.S. military base, a major step toward allowing the U.S. to move forward with plans to consolidate its troops on the southern Japanese islands and move some to Guam.