- Japan's defense minister and Okinawa Gov. remain silent over military base relocation.
- Kishi visited Okinawa for the first time after being posted as a defense minister last month.
- Okinawa accounts for about 70 percent of the total U.S military facilities.
- Kishi in his visit to Okinawa also inspected the progress of the construction work in Nago. <....
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