Ordnance
First Application of Japan's New Arms Exports Principles to a PKO

First Application of Japan’s New Arms Exports Principles to a PKO

One of the many justifications that the Japanese government referred to in revising Japan’s weapons export restrictions was the potential to assist nations being rebuilt after a conflict or humanitarian disaster.  Previously the SDF was unable to leave behind any heavy machinery or other equipment that may have been useful to such nations. Today, the...

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Hand Grenade Bonanza!

Hand Grenade Bonanza!

GSDF members work to recover over a thousand Imperial Army hand grenades discovered buried at a construction site in Kitakyushu.

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