Statement by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the Incursion of Colombian Troops into Ecuadorian Territory
March 12, 2008
- In connection with the incursion of Colombian troops into Ecuadorian
territory on March 1, the Organization of American States (OAS), at a special
session of the Permanent Council on March 5, in seeking a peaceful solution
to the matter, adopted a resolution in support of establishing an investigative
commission as well as convening a meeting of the hemisphere’s foreign ministers
on March 17.
- The Government of Japan fully supports, and hopes for the success of the efforts by the OAS and other countries and organizations for a peaceful solution of the issue.
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