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Foreign Minister Kishida to Visit New York

September 14, 2016

1. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, will visit New York from September 18 to 23 if circumstances permit to attend international conferences and other events that will be held in conjunction with the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly.

2. During his stay, Minister Kishida is scheduled to attend various international conferences and bilateral foreign ministers’ meetings, and exchange views with foreign ministers and other officials from various countries.

(Reference) Itinerary of Minister Kishida’s Visit (scheduled)

September 18 Depart Narita
 Arrive New York
 Japan-US-ROK Trilateral Foreign Minister’s Meeting
20 G7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
21 G4 Ministerial Meeting on UN Security Council Reform
 CTBT Ministerial Meeting
22 Depart New York
23 Arrive Narita

 Other bilateral meetings, etc. are being coordinated. The above schedule is subject to change.

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