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August 9, 2018

  • Foreign Minister's Page Taro Kono: Resources and information on the Foreign Minister's activities, including official photos and videos.
(Photo)Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro KONO

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Foreign Minister KONO's Trips

Russia, Singapore, Myanmar, and Bangladesh (July 30-August 8, 2018)

  • (Photo) Japan-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting

Foreign Minister Kono visited Russia, Singapore, Myanmar and Bangladesh to have foreign ministers’ meetings in respective countries. He also attended the Japan-Russia Foreign and Defense Ministerial Consultation (“2+2” Ministerial Meeting) in Russia and ASEAN-related Foreign Ministers' Meetings in Singapore, and paid courtesy calls on President Win Myint in Myanmar and Prime Minister Hasina in Bangladesh.

Malaysia and France (July 10-14, 2018)

  • (Photo) Foreign Minister Kono Visits Malaysia and France

Foreign Minister Kono visited Malaysia and France to have foreign ministers’ meetings in both countries. In Malaysia, he paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Mahathir. In France, he attended the events related to Japonismes 2018 and the July 14th military parade.

Austria and Poland (July 4-7, 2018)

  • (Photo) Foreign Minister Kono Visits Austria

Foreign Minister Kono visited Austria and Poland to have foreign ministers’ meetings. He also had meetings with Director General of IAEA and Executive Secretary of CTBTO.