Japan’s Suga to visit Philippines, India after Biden meeting, in bid to reaffirm Indo-Pacific cooperation

Published Apr 07 2021 at 9:34 AM GMT
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  • Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga is expected to visit India and the Philippines in the weeks immediately after he travels to Washington DC to meet US President Joe Biden, a move widely seen as an attempt to stiffen those nations’ resolve to resist growing Chinese aggression in the Indo-Pacific region.
  • Suga is expected to hold talks with Biden on April 16 and will be the first foreign leader to meet the new US president at the White House.
  • Japanese government sources have indicated Suga….




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  • Published Apr 7, 2021 9:34 AM GMT