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Once the SDF secures a foothold, it will only expand and strengthen what it has.

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Sachiko Fujii, a Ishigaki island resident and member of a civic group opposing the Ground Self-Defense Force camp. Residents’ fears are growing that the government’s widening defense plan to protect the nation from a possible military advance by China will put them in the line of fire.

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Smart citizen, that's right. It won't stop there, it will be more and more. Next thing you know there will be foreign base used for training, if they lucky they'll got osprey in that area.

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Unfortunately living pretty much anywhere in Okinawa Precture is living in the line of fire.

Woudn't be happening if China was a friendly pacifist nation. But it's not.

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Perhaps Sachiko would prefer to live under Chinese rule. By now it must be obvious to the world, you don't give China an inch.

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Perhaps the locals should have a say in their future, having experienced the military boot of both Imperial Japan and the USA.

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They are already in the line of fire.

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deanzaZZRToday  01:28 pm JST

Perhaps the locals should have a say in their future, having experienced the military boot of both Imperial Japan and the USA.

Japan and the United States are working to ensure that the locals don't get the Chinese boot.

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That's great speculation on your part. Getting the Japanese and American military boots are historical fact.

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