This page describes the daily activities of the Ground Self-Defense Force and its mission to maintain peace in Japan and protect the lives and assets of the Japanese people.
Chief of Staff, GSDF General
Various initiatives to develop a dynamic joint defense force with ground defense capability characterized by quick responsiveness and mobility
- Specific actions in response to the outbreak of an extensive disaster and to save the lives and assets of the victims
- GSDF’s involvement in international peace cooperation
- Readiness to protect people in Japan from armed attack