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Vice minister-level officials from Japan and the United States have agreed to make efforts to hold trade negotiations, chiefly on agricultural products and automobiles, later this month in Washington. The officials agreed Friday that the next round of working-level talks should be arranged for July President Donald Trump's comments play into the prime minister's efforts at constitutional revision, particularly with regard to Article 9. A paper crane folded by Sadako Sasaki, a victim of the Hiroshima atomic bombing who died of leukemia a decade after the attack, was donated Saturday to a memorial exhibition on the U. Hoping for a better future, Trump had strongly criticized the security treaty, calling the pact one-sided as Japan does not need to come to the U. By hosting U.
US Military Bases in Japan
Hangars nearby house state-of-the-art Japanese seaplanes. In the past decade or so the base has expanded massively. It is now one of the biggest for American military aviation in the Asia-Pacific, with about 5, troops working alongside 1, Japanese personnel. Iwakuni has long been a rare example of a base in Japan that is jointly used by both countries. They say American marines in Iwakuni train more often with Japanese forces than they did a few years ago.
Tokyo angles for a way to let Trump claim to have outdone Obama. The two leaders played golf, Trump presented a trophy to the winner of a sumo tournament, and he attended a banquet held by Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako. But there was a brief moment of tension. At a joint news conference on Monday, a reporter asked how the Japan-U.