Thousands protest in Japan against Osprey aircraft

Thousands protest in Japan against Osprey aircraft

Okinawa : Japan | Sep 08, 2012 at 11:53 PM PDT
Source: Taiwan News
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Thousands of people have rallied against U.S. plans to deploy Osprey aircraft on a southern Japan ese island amid renewed safety concerns. The protesters gathered Sunday at a seaside park on Okinawa to demand that the plan to deploy 12 MV-22 Osprey hybrid aircraft on the island be scrapped, saying they... FULL ARTICLE AT Taiwan News
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