RealNews

Japan says too early to decide Iraq troop pullout

Japan said on Thursday it had yet to decide when to withdraw its non-combat ground troops from Iraq despite a report that it was discussing with Washington and London its plans to start pulling them out next month. “We are not in a situation where we can make a decision in advance on the timing of ending the activities of the Self-Defence Forces,” top government spokesman Shinzo Abe said, using the term by which Japan refers to its military. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.