Japan's Defense Ministry, in Shift, Will Back University Research

July 27, 2015

Japan's Defense Ministry has announced plans, for the first time, to support research at the country's universities, The Japan Times reported. Such support has been considered taboo for years, given concerns ever since World War II about the military's role in civilian society.


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