Japan complains over S. Korea’s military exercise around Dokdo Island: Report

Japan complains over S. Korea’s military exercise around Dokdo Island: Report


Japan’s foreign ministry has reportedly
expressed deep regret over a South Korean military exercise that was held
on Friday around Korea’s easternmost island of Dokdo the japan-based Kyodo
news agency reported the ministry’s head of asian and oceanian affairs
shigeki dhaka sake raised the complaint he called the South Korean embassy in
Japan saying the exercise was unacceptable and he’s false and he
falsely stated that based on historic facts and international law Takeshima
Japan’s name for Tokyo is Japanese territory a South Korean government
official confirmed a regular exercise led by the Navy was conducted to
strengthen the nation’s defense capabilities the second such exercise
this year due to unfavorable weather conditions the minister military the
military conducted a simulated command post exercise scaled down from the
previous exercise in August