Standing Committees

Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defense

(As of April 8,2012)


The Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defense mainly deliberates the matters under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Defense Agency.

Title Name Political Groups
Chairman FUKUYAMA Tetsuro DP-SR
Director KAZAMA Naoki DP-SR
Director HIROTA Hajime DP-SR
Director SATO Masahisa LDP-SPJ-GI
Director SHIMAJIRI Aiko LDP-SPJ-GI
Director YAMAMOTO Kanae NK
  KATO Toshiyuki DP-SR
  KITAZAWA Toshimi DP-SR
  SATO Koji DP-SR
  SHIMBA Kazuya DP-SR
  TANAKA Naoki DP-SR
  YAMANE Ryuji DP-SR
  INOGUCHI Kuniko LDP-SPJ-GI
  UTO Takashi LDP-SPJ-GI
  KISHI Nobuo LDP-SPJ-GI
  YAMAMOTO Ichita LDP-SPJ-GI
  YAMAMOTO Junzo LDP-SPJ-GI
  YAMAGUCHI Natsuo NK
  OGUMA Shinji YP
  YAMAUCHI Tokushin SDP
  MASUZOE Yoichi NRP

The names of the political groups in the house, have been abbreviated on this page using unofficial abbreviations. 'None' indicates the house member who is not affiliated with a political group. For the official names of the political groups, please click here.