Reiwa May 4, 3
Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi, who is visiting the UK to attend the G7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting from 11:05 am on May 4 (7:05 pm on the same day of Japan time), said Heiko Maas. German Federal Foreign Minister (H.E. Mr. Heiko MAAS, Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs) And the Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, the outline is as follows.
The two Ministers confirmed the cooperation, welcoming the strengthening of security cooperation between the two countries, including the dispatch of the German Navy frigate to the Indo-Pacific region. In addition, Minister Mogi requested understanding and cooperation for the immediate resolution of the abduction issue, and received support.
In addition, the two Ministers exchanged views on regional affairs, cooperation toward the realization of a “free and open Indo-Pacific”, and issues related to bilateral relations.