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Political News(2023/01/09)

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Former Prime Minister Suga held talks with Vietnamese Prime Minister and agreed to strengthen relations such as expanding people-to-people exchanges

2023-01-09 18:09:00
Former Prime Minister Suga of the Liberal Democratic Party, who is visiting Vietnam, held a meeting with Prime Minister Pham Minh Chin, and expanded people-to-people exchanges in response to the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and Vietnam this year. They agreed to further strengthen the relationship between the two countries.


Liberal Democratic Party Deputy Governor Aso “In Taiwan emergency, Japan needs to strengthen its fire defense force”

2023-01-09 17:39:00
As China mounts military pressure on Taiwan, Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) Vice President Aso gave a speech in Nogata City, Fukuoka Prefecture, saying that in the event of an emergency on Taiwan, war could reach Japanese territory, including Yonaguni Island in Okinawa Prefecture. After pointing out that there is, he emphasized the need for drastic strengthening of defense capabilities.


Prime Minister Kishida arrives in France to start face-to-face diplomacy as G7 presidency

2023-01-09 17:13:00
Prime Minister Kishida arrived in France, his first destination, to visit the European and American member countries of the G7 = seven major countries. He will hold a summit meeting with President Macron in the early hours of the 10th, Japan time, and start face-to-face diplomacy as the G7 presidency.


Prime Minister Kishida departs for tour of five countries as G7 presidency; France welcomes statement

2023-01-09 07:58:00
Prime Minister Kishida left for the first destination, France, to visit five European and American member countries of the G7 = seven major countries. Prior to this, Prime Minister Kishida expressed his desire to hold candid discussions with each country and confirm cooperation.


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