Japanese protection service to sell off military gear to boost budget

"Back Serve Taro Aso told us to think around how to extend the budget, and I trust that within the future we'll be able to induce stores for at slightest one F-35 warrior fly.

All stores will go to the state treasury, but I think that the endeavors of the resistance service will be taken under consideration amid the [allotment] of the budget," Kono said, as cited by the NHK broadcaster.

Although the guard budget has been expanding for eight a long time in a push and presently sums to 5.3 trillion yen ($49 billion), the service considers the budgetary circumstance to be intense.

The sell off will take put on July 26. In add up to, 30 things, counting a control adhere of a Kawasaki C-1 transport airplane and a head protector utilized by an discuss drive pilot, will be put up for deal.

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