Press Conference by Foreign Minister Archives
December 2009

Press Conference by Foreign Minister Katsuya Okada

29 December

  1. Opening Statements
    • (1) Foreign Minister’s Visit to Russia
    • (2) The Foreign Minister’s Visit to Turkey
  2. The Foreign Minister’s Visit to Russia
  3. Prospect of Foreign Minister’s Visit to the United States
  4. First 100 Days Since the Change of Government and Next Year’s Resolution
  5. The Issue of the Realignment of the US Forces in Japan
  6. The Research into the Issue of the So-called Secret Agreements
  7. Concerning Capital Punishment
  8. The Situation in Myanmar
  9. The FY2010 Budget Proposal (Reduction in the ODA Budget)

22 December

  1. The Issue of the Realignment of the US Forces in Japan
  2. Research on the So-called Secret Agreements
  3. Deportation of Uygur Refugees by the Cambodian Government
  4. US-Russia Nuclear Disarmament Negotiations

18 December

  1. Opening Statements
    • (1) The Foreign Minister’s Visit to Russia
    • (2) The Ministerial Committee on Economic Partnership Agreements and the World Trade Organization
  2. The Issue of the Realignment of the US Forces in Japan
  3. The Foreign Minister’s Visit to Russia
  4. Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping’s Visit to Japan
  5. The Fiscal 2010 ODA Budget
  6. The Treatment of the Entry of the North Korean Team for the East Asian Football Championship
  7. The Fifteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP15)

15 December

  1. Opening Statements
    • (1) The International Commission on Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament
    • (2) The Issue of the Realignment of the US Forces in Japan
  2. The International Commission on Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament
  3. The Issue of the Realignment of the US Forces in Japan
  4. Vice President Xi Jinping’s Audience with His Majesty the Emperor of Japan

11 December

  1. Opening Statements
    • (1) Visit to Japan by Xi Jinping, Vice President of the People’s Republic of China
    • (2) Visit to Japan by the Hon. Mr. Kevin Rudd, Prime Minister of Australia
  2. Visit to Japan by Xi Jinping, Vice President of the People’s Republic of China
  3. The Issue of the Realignment of the US Forces in Japan
  4. US-North Korea Consultations
  5. Japan-US Relations
  6. Review of the National Defense Program Guidelines
  7. The Whaling Issue

8 December

  1. The Issue of the Realignment of the US Forces in Japan
  2. 50th Anniversary of the Japan-US Security Arrangements
  3. US-North Korea Consultations
  4. The North Korean Issues: The Abduction Issue
  5. The Incident of a Stray Shot by the US Military
  6. A Chinese Human Rights Activist
  7. Assistance to Afghanistan
  8. The Investigation into the Issue of the So-called Secret Agreements
  9. The Status of Forces Agreement

4 December

  1. The Issue of the Realignment of the US Forces in Japan
  2. Renewal of Passports by the Consulate-General of Japan in Shanghai
  3. The Examination Committee for the So-called Secret Agreements
  4. Assistance to Afghanistan

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