U.S. Department of Defense and the land of the rising sun decided to make a joint action plan to repel a Chinese attack on hypothetically Tokyo controlled Senkaku Islands (Diaoyu) Islands in the East China Sea, report to the Japanese media.
The program, namely, the development provides for operation in case of landing of the Chinese troops there. Also implies a certain ports, objects, medical and transport facilities, warehouses, etc., which will take advantage of the U.S. armed forces in the event of conflict over the Senkaku.
Drawing up such a joint action plan was reportedly intended to be a deterrent against Beijing, transmit online media.
Some work on the development of the document will begin this week, when the headquarters of U.S. forces in the Pacific in Hawaii to visit the head of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Land of the Rising Sun, General Shigeru Iwasaki.
In the past six months, Chinese patrol ships are almost constantly in the waters of the disputed islands, and sometimes make short demonstrative approaches to coastal waters. In Beijing, stressed that China wants to continue to «permanent patrolling territorial waters surrounding the Senkaku Islands.»