Japanese voters re-elect mayor opposed to moving US air base to their city in Okinawa

  • by: YURIKO NAGANO , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 19, 2014 - 8:55 PM

TOKYO — A Japanese mayor who opposes moving a U.S. military base to his city in Okinawa has won a hard-fought re-election battle, dealing a potential blow to hopes in Washington and Tokyo that the long-delayed plan would move forward.

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