U.S.-Japan Security Consultative Committee Meets in Washington

From left, Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, shake hands "ASEAN style" at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State Department in W

“The United States and Japan will continue our shared resolve to protect our citizens and work for security and stability in northeast Asia. Our conversations today reaffirmed that we are stronger and more secure when we work together, and we will continue that course of action.” – Secretary Tillerson.