STATEMENT: Pax Christi International statement on Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution

Pax Christi, the International Catholic Peace Movement, regrets very strongly the decision of 1 July 2014 of the Government of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in approving changes to the Japan’s post-war security policy that could lead to the Self-Defence Forces’ use of military force in overseas missions and to allow Japan to exercise the right … Continue reading STATEMENT: Pax Christi International statement on Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution

TAKE ACTION: Sign the petition asking the U.S. to cancel new military base in Okinawa

Pax Christi USA has signed onto this statement condemning the building of a new Marine base in Okinawa, Japan. Leading scholars, peace advocates and artists from the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia today released the attached statement opposing the construction of the new U.S. Marine base at Henoko, Okinawa, planned by the US and Japanese governments … Continue reading TAKE ACTION: Sign the petition asking the U.S. to cancel new military base in Okinawa