Japan now has a favorable position to negotiate with U.S. President Donald Trump.
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Japan's geostrategic role is global in scope and Japanese diplomacy is meeting current challenges in a unique fashion.
The purpose of U.S. President Donald Trump's emerging "unconventional multilateralism" is to challenge China's neocolonial approach.
Trump wants Japan to grant the United States the same tariff reductions that TPP members now enjoy.