Press Conference by Foreign Minister Archives
April 2012

Press Conference by Foreign Minister Koichiro Gemba

27 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Visits to Southwest Asia, the Middle East, and Africa
    • (2) Opening of the Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative (NPDI) in Hiroshima
    • (3) Announcement of the Joint Statement on the Realignment of US Forces in Japan
  2. Joint Statement on the Realignment of US Forces in Japan
  3. Opening of the Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative (NPDI) in Hiroshima
  4. Questions concerning Japan-Russia Relations
  5. Domestic Politics (Omitted)

25 April

  1. Question concerning the Realignment of the U.S. Forces in Japan
  2. Question concerning TPP
  3. Question concerning Japan-Russia Relations
  4. Question concerning the issue of the Purchase of Senkaku Islands
  5. Question concerning the situation of North Korea
  6. Question concerning Confirmation of BSE-Positive Cow in the U.S.
  7. Question concerning the Realignment of U.S. Forces in Japan

24 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Visit to Japan of H.E. Mr. Ollanta Humala Tasso, President of the Republic of Peru
  2. Questions concerning the Realignment of U.S. Forces in Japan
  3. Questions concerning the Situation in North Korea
  4. Questions concerning the Situation in Myanmar
  5. Questions concerning Japan-Russia Relations

20 April

  1. Questions concerning the realignment of U.S. Forces located in Japan
  2. Questions concerning the statement made by Governor Ishihara of Tokyo about the Senkaku Islands
  3. Questions concerning the realignment of U.S. Forces located in Japan
  4. Questions concerning the TPP
  5. Questions concerning the statement made by Governor Ishihara of Tokyo about the Senkaku Islands
  6. Japan-ROK Relationship
  7. Questions concerning the Submission of a No-Confidence Resolution against Two Cabinet

18 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Visit to Japan of H.E. Dato' Sri Anifah bin Aman, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Malaysia
  2. Questions concerning the Submission of a Censure Motion against two Cabinet Ministers
  3. Questions concerning the Statement Made by Governor Ishihara of Tokyo Prefecture about the Senkaku Islands
  4. Questions concerning the Realignment of U.S. Forces in Japan

17 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Release of a Presidential Statement by the United Nations Security Council in relation to the Launch of a Missile by North Korea
    • (2) Concerning the Experts’ Meeting on the Functions of Diplomacy and Security Think Tanks
  2. Questions concerning the Issuance of a Presidential Statement by the United Nations Security Council in relation to the Launch of a Missile by North Korea
  3. Questions concerning the Statements of Tokyo Governor Ishihara on the Senkaku Islands

10 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) G8 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
  2. Questions concerning the North Korean Situation (Launching of “Satellites”)
  3. Questions about the reform of the United Nations Security Council
  4. Questions concerning former Prime Minister Hatoyama’s visit to Iran
  5. Questions concerning the realignment of U.S. Forces Japan

6 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Japan-China-ROK Trilateral Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
    • (2) G8 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
    • (3) Diplomatic Bluebook 2012
  2. Questions concerning the North Korean Situation (Launch of “Satellites”)

4 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) By-elections in Myanmar
    • (2) United States-Japan Conference on Cultural and Educational Interchange (CULCON)
    • (3) Establishment of Space Policy Division
  2. Questions concerning Former Prime Minister Hatoyama’s visit to Iran
  3. Questions concerning Situation of Myanmar
  4. Questions concerning Situation of North Korea (“Satellite” Launch)
  5. Questions concerning Establishment of Space Policy Division
  6. Questions concerning Realignment of U.S. Forces in Japan
  7. Questions concerning Japan-China-ROK Trilateral Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

3 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Extension of Sanctions Against North Korea
  2. Questions concerning the Situation in Myanmar

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