Members of Japan's Self-Defence Forces' airborne troops stand at attention during the annual SDF ceremony at Asaka Base

Members of Japan’s Self-Defence Forces’ airborne troops stand at attention during the annual SDF ceremony at Asaka Base

Members of Japan's Self-Defence Forces' airborne troops stand at attention during the annual SDF ceremony at Asaka Base. Photo: REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

October 30, 2016 4:46 PM (UTC+8)