Japan boosts defenses on remote islands near Taiwan amid China fears

TOKYO — Lying about 2,000 kilometers from Tokyo and just 110 km from Taiwan, the tiny isle of Yonaguni finds itself on the front line of Japan’s plans to rapidly upgrade the defense capabilities of its remote southwestern islands. As tensions build around the Taiwan Strait, Japan is deploying new…#tokyo #taiwan #yonaguni #taiwanstrait #sdf (Source: Reuters: Health)