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October 19, 2018
Foreign Minister KONO's Trips
Australia, Timor-Leste and New Zealand (October 9-16, 2018)
Foreign Minister Kono visited Australia, Timor-Leste and New Zealand to have foreign ministers' meetings in each country. While he had the eighth Japan-Australia Foreign and Defence Ministers' Meeting ("2+2") in Australia, he paid courtesy calls on President of Timor-Leste and Prime Minister of New Zealand.
Canada and the United States of America (September 21-30, 2018)
Foreign Minister Kono visited Canada and the United States of America. In Canada, he attended the Women Foreign Ministers' Meeting. In the United States of America, he attended various international meetings and bilateral foreign ministers' meetings, which were held on the occasion of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly.