The 3rd ROK-Japan Counter-Terrorism Consultation

July 10, 2009

  1. The 3rd ROK-Japan Counter-Terrorism Consultation will be held on July 13, 2009 in Tokyo.
  2. Mr. Kiyoshi Araki, Ambassador in charge of International Counter-Terrorism Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs will represent the Japan side while Mr. Lee Joon-gyu, Ambassador for International Counter-Terrorism will represent the ROK side.
  3. At this consultation, Japan and ROK will exchange and share the information regarding the international and regional terrorism situation.  Both sides will explore the possibility of joint efforts between two countries for further international counter-terrorism cooperation.
  4. This Consultation follows the agreement reached at the Japan-ROK Summit meeting between then Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi and then President Kim Dae Jung in March 2002.