Trilateral Meeting between U.S. Secretary, ROK Foreign Minister, and Japanese Foreign Minister

Office of the Spokesperson
January 14, 2020

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: ‎

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi and Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha in Silicon Valley, California.  Secretary Pompeo, Foreign Minister Kang, and Foreign Minister Motegi emphasized the importance of the U.S.-ROK and U.S.-Japan Alliances to security and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region and the world.  They also stressed that trilateral cooperation is essential to ensure the future of peace in the region.