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JUMP offers information for those who have served in Japan and their families.


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The Japanese government is reconsidering its plan to buy three U.S.-made Global Hawk large unmanned surveillance aircraft for deployment in 2021. (via @japantimes)

Japan is moving toward a certification system for researchers and engineers handling sensitive advanced technological information, prompted by growing concerns that China is siphoning off such data in the name of joint research. (via @AJWasahi)

Tokyo reported 206 new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, above 200 for the second straight day, amid a relatively large number of infections in urban areas and tourist spots in Japan as the summer holidays peak. (via @JapanToday)

JS ISE (DDH 182) arrived at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. she conducted various exercise on her way. JS ISE will participate in the International Marine Exercise, RIMPAC 2020 with JS ASHIGARA (DDG 178) who heading to Hawaii.


Tokyo confirmed 197 new cases of COVID-19 on August 10, as the capital logged the lowest number of hospitalizations on the same day. This is the first time the daily count fell below 200 since July 27. (via @AJWasahi)

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Winners of the Fifth Annual #HolidaysinJapan Photo Contest

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Dec 09, 2019

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May 15, 2019

Submit your photos to the #JUMPintoSpring contest

May 09, 2019

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