US reaffirms ties with Japan

(VOVWORLD) - The US State Department announced Monday that Secretary Mike Pompeo’s current visit to Japan is intended to boost the US-Japan alliance’s shared vision of a free and open Indo-Pacific region with the bilateral partnership as the cornerstone of the region’s peace, security and prosperity.
US reaffirms ties with Japan - ảnh 1  US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

The US insists that its commitment to the US-Japan Security Treaty of 1960 is unwavering, according to the State Department. 

The US will continue to work with Japan to address shared regional and global objectives by affirming a rules-based approach and respect for international law, including the Law of the Sea, and strengthening US-Japan-Republic of Korea trilateral cooperation in the face of North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs, it said.