Japan-U.S.-ROK Vice-Ministerial Consultation

October 9, 2008

  1. The Japan-U.S.-ROK Vice-Ministerial Consultation will be held on October 14 (Tue) in Washington.
  2. The Consultation will be attended on the Japanese side by Mr. Kenichiro Sasae, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, and other officials, on the U.S. side by Mr. William J. Burns, Under Secretary for Political Affairs, Department of State, and other officials, and on the ROK side by Mr. Lee Yong-joon, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and other officials, to discuss issues of mutual interest of the three countries.
  3. This is the first Vice-Ministerial consultation held by Japan, U.S., and the ROK.