Japan, Mongolia ink bilateral cooperation accord

/ Mar 30, 2017

Japan, Mongolia ink bilateral cooperation accord

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and visiting Mongolian counterpart, Tsend Munkh-Orgil, have signed a bilateral action plan for 2017-2021, including cooperation in the political, security and economic fields. “I hope to promote relations between the two countries in a mutually beneficial and strategic way,” Kishida ...

Tillerson calls for new approach on North Korea

/ Mar 16, 2017

Tillerson calls for new approach on North Korea

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Visiting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson indicated Thursday in Tokyo that Washington is ready to toughen its diplomatic approach toward North Korea, noting the futility of trying to convince it to abandon its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs. “It is important to ...

Mar 1, 2017

China has conducted 63 seabed studies in Japan's EEZ: Coast Guard

China has conducted seabed surveys in Japan’s exclusive economic zones without notice, or in ways different from advance explanations to the Japanese government, Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida revealed on Tuesday. “It’s extremely regrettable,” Kishida told a press conference after the day’s Cabinet meeting. According ...