Japan urges China to guarantee universal values

National Jun 3, 2019

Japan urges China to guarantee universal values

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga on Monday urged China to guarantee universal values. "Freedom, respect for fundamental human rights and the rule of law are universal values of the international community," Suga told a news conference. "It is important that these values are guaranteed also ...

Japan ready to support France in rebuilding Notre Dame Cathedral

National Apr 16, 2019

Japan ready to support France in rebuilding Notre Dame Cathedral

The government expressed willingness to support France in restoring the Notre Dame Cathedral, while officials and notable Japanese figures expressed sadness after Paris' iconic Catholic church was badly damaged by fire. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a message to French President Emmanuel Macron, saying that ...