Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe plans to revise the country’s pacifist constitution within the next three years, aiming to articulate the role of the country’s military amid a rise in regional tensions. Abe’s announcement, made via video address to an audience marking the charter’s 70th anniversary, was the first time the prime minister had laid…

via Shinzo Abe Moves Closer to Changing Japan’s Pacifist Constitution — TIME

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