Japan ruling bloc agrees on new security legislation

March 18, 2015 11:58 AM

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Japan ruling bloc agrees on new security legislation

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's ruling parties reached broad agreement on Wednesday that paves the way for the most drastic change in the nation’s security policy in six decades and sets the stage to update guidelines for defense cooperation with Washington.

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s cabinet last July adopted a resolution that would drop a self-imposed ban on exercising the right of collective self-defense, or militarily aiding a friendly country under attack.

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