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Part I: Security Environment Surrounding Japan

Chapter 1 Overview

Chapter 2 Defense Policies of Countries

Chapter 3 Trends Concerning New Domains including Outer Space, Cyberspace, and Electromagnetic Spectrum, and Relevant Challenges Facing the International Community

Part II: Japan's Security and Defense Policy

Chapter 1 Basic Concepts of Japan's Security and Defense

Chapter 2 Organization of the Ministry of Defense (MOD)/the Self-Defense Forces (SDF)

Chapter 3 New National Defense Program Guidelines

Chapter 4 New Medium Term Defense Program (MTDP), etc.

Chapter 5 Development of Legislation for Peace and Security and the SDF Activities since Legislation's Enforcement

Part III: Three Pillars of Japan's Defense (Means to Achieve the Objectives of Defense)

Chapter 1  Japan's Own Architecture for National Defense

Chapter 2 Japan-U.S. Alliance

Chapter 3 Security Cooperation

Part IV: Core Elements Comprising Defense Capability, etc.

Chapter 1 Human Resource Base and Medical Functions that Sustain the Defense Capability

Chapter 2 Measures on Defense Equipment and Technology

Chapter 3 Enhancing Intelligence Capabilities

Chapter 4 Interaction with Local Communities and Japanese Citizens