Abe, China's Yang vow to promote dialogue

Oct 14, 2015

Abe, China's Yang vow to promote dialogue


A top Chinese government official met Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on Wednesday, agreeing to promote a “mutually beneficial strategic relationship” between the two Asian titans despite the latest diplomatic row over the 1937 Nanking Massacre, a Japanese official said. Chinese State Councilor ...

Oct 20, 2014

Japan's top security official to visit S. Korea for talks

Japan’s top security official will make a two-day visit to Seoul for talks with South Korea’s top presidential aide for national security, both governments said Monday. Shotaro Yachi, national security adviser to the Cabinet, is expected to explain Japan’s stance on security policy in ...

Mar 13, 2014

Yachi asks Russia to solve Ukraine crisis peacefully

Security official Shotaro Yachi on Wednesday called on Russia to resolve tensions over Ukraine in a peaceful manner. Yachi, head of the National Security Council’s secretariat, made the request at a meeting in Moscow with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. At the 75-minute meeting, ...