Apparently, Japan has unveiled their new “cruiser”.
The concern is that some think it looks more like an aircraft carrier than a cruiser. And this raises concern (of asiatic escalation).
Well, if it looks and sounds like a duck, it probably is….
The concern is that with an 800ft deck, it could be used to launch jump-jets like Harriers and the new F-35 Marine version.
And this is a concern…well, because since WWII. Japan being a loser is supposed to be limited in the building up of armies and navies. You know what? that was 60 years ago. And I’m rather tired of defending Japan and Germany. So I say, let them rebuild.
Of course a simple search for “Izumo Warship” will get you many pics of this…
And if you just type Izumu, this is what you’ll get …