UK, Japan sign defense deal amid rising concern about China


              Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, right, shakes hands with Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida at the start of a bilateral meeting at the Tower of London, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023. The leaders of Britain and Japan are signing a defense agreement on Wednesday that could see troops deployed to each others’ countries. (Carl Court/Pool Photo via AP, File)
            
              Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, right, and Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, centre, arrive at the Tower of London, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023. The leaders of Britain and Japan are signing a defense agreement on Wednesday that could see troops deployed to each others’ countries. (Carl Court/Pool Photo via AP, File)
            
              Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, center, and Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, next to him, arrive at the Tower of London, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023. The leaders of Britain and Japan are signing a defense agreement on Wednesday that could see troops deployed to each others’ countries. (Carl Court/Pool Photo via AP, File)
            
              Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, right, speaks with Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida during a bilateral meeting at the Tower of London, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023. The leaders of Britain and Japan are signing a defense agreement on Wednesday that could see troops deployed to each others’ countries. (Carl Court/Pool Photo via AP, File)
            
              Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, right, and Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida sign a defence agreement during a bilateral meeting at the Tower of London, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023. The leaders of Britain and Japan are signing a defense agreement on Wednesday that could see troops deployed to each others’ countries. (Carl Court/Pool Photo via AP, File)
            
              Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, foreground right, smiles next to Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida after they signed a defense agreement during a bilateral meeting at the Tower of London, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023. The leaders of Britain and Japan are signing a defense agreement on Wednesday that could see troops deployed to each others’ countries. (Carl Court/Pool Photo via AP, File)
            
              Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, center, and Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, next to him, arrive at the Tower of London, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023. The leaders of Britain and Japan are signing a defense agreement on Wednesday that could see troops deployed to each others’ countries. (Carl Court/Pool Photo via AP, File)
UK, Japan sign defense deal amid rising concern about China