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Stories with organization: Japanese armed forces
  • Japan's secret navy bunker gives glimpse of war's final days story has photos
    Updated: Jun-24-15 11:27 am

    YOKOHAMA, Japan - On a hillside overlooking an athletic field where high school students play volleyball, an inconspicuous entrance leads down a dusty, slippery slope - and seemingly back in time - to Japan's secret Imperial Navy headquarters in the final months of World War II.

  • Japan navy drill in South China Sea may lead to larger role story has photos
    Updated: Jun-23-15 9:00 am

    PUERTO PRINCESA, Philippines - A tiny military exercise in the Philippines this week may presage something much bigger: the entry of Japan into the tussle for control of the South China Sea.

  • Constitutional questions grow over Japan PM's military plans 
    Updated: Jun-10-15 10:23 am

    TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's pledge to the U.S. to increase Japan's military contribution internationally is facing more questions about potential conflicts with the nation's pacifist Constitution.