Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera walks into a room for an interview with Reuters at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Japan has the right to develop the ability to make a ... more 
Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera walks into a room for an interview with Reuters at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Japan has the right to develop the ability to make a pre-emptive strike against an imminent attack given a changing security environment although it has no plan to do so now, Onodera said on Thursday, days after North Korea conducted a third nuclear test. To match Interview JAPAN-DEFENCE/ REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY) less 
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Thu, Feb 14, 2013 1:57 AM EST