Japan will provide logistic support for the United States and the multinational force it is mustering “within the framework of the Constitution,” Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi said Monday in the Diet.

But he did not go into details on the nature of the support following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in the U.S.

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