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Secretary of Foreign Affairs Teodoro Locsin Jr. Meets With Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono

Recalling how good the bilateral relations of the Philippines and Japan are, Foreign Minister Taro Kono, in a meeting on 29 May with Secretary of Foreign Affairs Teodoro Locsin Jr., observed how the President characterized our relations as “friends closer than brothers”. FM Kono underscored how deep bilateral relations are, as demonstrated by the presence of Cabinet officials who travelled to Tokyo with the President.

The two Foreign Ministers discussed a wide range of bilateral and regional issues in a candid and amicable atmosphere.