Arming Japan - Japans's Defense Budget Set to Rise | Infographic

Published on 16 Jun, 2014

Japan's Ministry of Defense announced hike in military expenditure in 2014, a massive 22% hike after 10 consecutive years of decrease. The Ministry plans include research on unmanned high-altitude surveillance planes and tilt-rotor aircraft. The increased spending reinforces Japan to counter China's defense spending.

Japan Defense Budgets