US envoy visits Japan’s Okinawa

US envoy visits Japan’s Okinawa US Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy is making her first visit to Okinawa island, amid ongoing opposition to plans to relocate a US base there. The US envoy met Okinawa Governor Hirokazu Nakaima, who approved the relocation after years of deadlock. Japan and the US want to close Futenma airbase and build a new one... 
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Added February 12, 2014
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