U.S.-Japan Alliance Transformation and Realignment
The Japanese Ministers' remarks and comments were in Japanese with English translation.
Following their 2+2 meeting, Secretaries Rumsfeld and Rice were joined by Ministers Machimura and Ohno to speak to reporters about the… read more
Following their 2+2 meeting, Secretaries Rumsfeld and Rice were joined by Ministers Machimura and Ohno to speak to reporters about the transformation of the Japan-U.S. alliance. Included among the topics they discussed were the realignment of U.S. forces in Japan, international disaster relief, economic trade, and global security. Following their remarks, they responded to questions and comments from the reporters.
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Nobutaka Machimura Minister Japan->Ministry of Foreign Affairs
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