Japan-United States of America Relations

March 24, 2017

On March 24, commencing at 7:00pm for approximately 10 minutes, Mr Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, spoke on the phone with the Rt. Hon. Theresa May MP, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The outline of the talk is as follows.

1. Prime Minister Abe conveyed to Prime Minister May his heartfelt condolences to the victims of the terrorist attack in London and expressed his sympathy to those who were wounded. He mentioned that Japan stood with the people of the UK during this difficult time and expressed strong solidarity.

2. The two leaders strongly condemned this abhorrent act of terrorism and agreed to further deepen international cooperation including through G7 toward the eradication of terrorism, without yielding to it.

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