安倍的长征

东京—日本首相安倍晋三的联合政府决定“重新解释”战后宪法。根据由美国律师起草于1946年的该宪法第九条,当日本处于盟军占领状态时,日本放弃“将战争作为国家主权以及将威胁使用武力作为解决国际争端手段”的权利。重新解释后,日本将能够在日本人安全受到威胁时使用武力支持盟国。

安倍之所以选择重新解释,是因为修改宪法需要获得日本议会三分之二多书批准。考虑到大部分日本人仍对武力深恶痛绝,想要保证获得必要的赞成票几无可能。

重新解释宪法几乎可能会导致中国和韩国抗议日本军国主义死灰复燃。由于安倍是前战犯的外孙,又由于他公开参拜在二战中为大日本帝国捐躯的士兵,因此中韩的抗议十分合理。

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