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Okinawa Gov. Onaga dies amid continuing anti-U.S. base campaign

He clashed with Abe's government over American base in his prefecture

Takeshi Onaga at a press conference in July.   © Kyodo

NAHA (Kyodo) --Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga, who fiercely confronted the central government over the relocation of a U.S. base within the island prefecture, died Wednesday, the prefectural government said.

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