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Japan-Indonesia Foreign Ministers’ Telephone Talk

November 8, 2022

On November 8, commencing at 4:45 p.m. for approximately 10 minutes, Mr. HAYASHI Yoshimasa, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, held a telephone talk with H.E. Ms. Retno L.P. Marsudi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia. The overview of the talk is as follows.

  1. Minister Hayashi stated that Japan will offer its utmost support for Indonesia to make G20 Bali summit successful. Minister Retno expressed her gratitude for Japan’s support. The two Ministers confirmed that they would continue to closely cooperate with each other for a successful G20 Bali summit.
  2. Regarding the situation in Ukraine, Minister Hayashi stated that Russia’s nuclear threat is absolutely unacceptable, and that Russia should never use nuclear weapons. The two Ministers concurred to continue coordination in addressing this issue as well.

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