Press Conference by Foreign Minister Archives
February 2013

Press Conference by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida

26 February

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Visit to Japan by H.E. Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, and his spouse
    • (2) Extension of the period of stay for nurse and caregiver candidates
  2. Japan-ROK relations
  3. Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
  4. Realignment of U.S. Forces Japan

19 February

  1. Japan-U.S. relations
  2. Japan-Russia relations

15 February

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Death and injuries of Japanese nationals in Guam
    • (2) Terrorist attack on Japanese nationals in Algeria
  2. Disclosure of Cabinet members’ assets
  3. The Senkaku Islands
  4. Japan-Russia relations
  5. Disclosure of Cabinet members’ assets
  6. Takeshima issue
  7. Introduction of a new liberty policy and visit to Okinawa

12 February

  1. Visit to Okinawa
  2. Incident of a Chinese navy vessel’s weapons-guiding radar lock-on
  3. Realignment of U.S. Forces Japan
  4. Air pollution in China
  5. Incident of a Chinese navy vessel’s weapons-guiding radar lock-on

8 February

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Visit to Japan by Mr. José Manuel García-Margallo y Marfil, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Spain, and Dr. R.M. Marty M. Natalegawa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia
    • (2) Visit to Okinawa
  2. Visit to Okinawa
  3. Incident of Chinese navy vessel’s weapons-guiding radar lock-on
  4. Right to collective self-defense
  5. Incident of Chinese navy vessel’s weapons-guiding radar lock-on

5 February

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Hosting of the Conference on Cooperation among East Asian Countries for Palestinian Development (CEAPAD)
  2. Situation in North Korea
  3. Japan-Russia relations
  4. The Senkaku Islands
  5. Japan-Russia relations
  6. Production of F-35 components and the Three Principles on Arms Exports
  7. Japan-U.S. relations

1 February

  1. Terrorist attack on Japanese nationals in Algeria
  2. Situation in North Korea
  3. Japan-Russia relations

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