Australia welcomes Japan's security reforms

19 September 2015

These reforms will allow Japan to make a greater contribution to international peace and stability, including by exercising its UN Charter right to collective self-defence.

Enhanced security cooperation with Japan is a priority for Australia. These reforms will make it easier for us to work with Japan overseas on peacekeeping operations, and humanitarian and disaster relief.

Media release: Australia welcomes Japan's security reforms

Last Updated: 19 September 2015