Japan sides with U.S. over airstrikes in Syria, Kishida tells Kerry

National Sep 24, 2014

Japan sides with U.S. over airstrikes in Syria, Kishida tells Kerry

Japan approves of United States-led airstrikes in the fight against Islamic State militants and supports a coalition headed by Washington, Tokyo's foreign minister said Tuesday. Japan "understands the U.S. move is intended to prevent the situation from getting even worse," said Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, ...