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Thousands of Japanese Protest Expansion of U.S. Base in Okinawa

2018/08/13 | 00:30

(Iraq Now News)- Tens of thousands of people have rallied on the southern Japanese Island of Okinawa to protest a government plan to relocate and expand a US air base there.

According to organizers and media sources, some 70,000 people took part in the rally at a park in Okinawa’s capital, Naha, on Saturday to protest government plans for the US Marine Corps Air Station Futenma.

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