Top of Japan-U.S. Uniform Group Confirmation of the importance of close cooperation between Japan, the US and Korea Nov. 12 15:28
The US military uniform leader, Miri-Chief of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, who took office last month met with the Self-Defense Forces head of the Yamasaki Joint Chief of Staff at the Ministry of Defense, taking into account China's marine advancement and North Korea's repeated ballistic missile launches. Confirmed the importance of close cooperation between the three countries.
Mr. Milli-Chairman of the General Staff visited Japan as his first foreign visit after taking office, and on December 12, he was greeted by the Ground Self-Defense Forces Gyoju Corps at the Ministry of Defense.
After that, I met with Mr. Yamasaki, who said, “Japan-US security cooperation and the relationship between the defense authorities are stronger than ever. My first visit to Japan is a symbol of that.” It was.
In the private talks, the three countries, including South Korea, continue to work closely together, taking into account the fact that China is actively expanding into the ocean and North Korea has repeatedly launched ballistic missiles. It means that we confirmed the importance of going.
In addition, Mr. Milli-chair, with the number of accidents and troubles associated with the training of American troops in Japan, "recognizes that the US troops are guests as well as in Honshu and Okinawa." Said.
Between Japan and Korea, the expiration of the military information comprehensive protection agreement = “GSOMIA” is approaching on the 23rd of this month, and Mr. Milli-Chairman is expected to meet with Park Hangi Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, etc. in Korea is.