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Itsunori Onodera

At least 16 injured in volcanic eruption at ski resort in Japan

Nine civilians were injured by volcanic rocks, while seven people — six soldiers and one civilian skier — were hit by an avalanche.

23 Jan 2018 4:13 PM

In embarrassing mishap, wing panel of Japan PM's official jet falls off

ASDF spokesperson said, 'The air force would conduct an investigation to determine why the panel had fallen off Abe's plane.'

12 Jan 2018 12:58 PM

US apologises to Japan over recent series of military accidents

Onodera has said he hoped to depart for Hawaii to meet top the US commander in the Pacific, Harry Harris, to discuss the issue.

09 Jan 2018 12:28 PM

US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 found

The Navy's Japan-based 7th Fleet said in a statement that a search and rescue operation was launched from the carrier.

22 Nov 2017 2:51 PM

India, Japan to scale up defence cooperation

The talks, part of the India-Japan annual defence ministerial dialogue in Tokyo, also highlighted the cooperation on the US-2 amphibious aircraft.

07 Sep 2017 3:52 AM