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(Information contained in U.S. Department of State's Office of the Spokesperson press release dated: January 26, 2021


U.S. Department of State Source: Spokesperson Ned Price



U.S. Secretary of State Blinken’s Call with Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. During the call, the Secretary and the Foreign Minister affirmed that the U.S.-Japan Alliance is the cornerstone of peace, security, and prosperity for a free and open Indo-Pacific region and across the globe. Secretary Blinken highlighted the importance of continued U.S.-Japan-Republic of Korea cooperation and stressed President Biden’s pledge to strengthen U.S. alliances and engage with the world again.