Shinzo Abe: Trump is trying to mediate between Japan and North Korea
POTUS on US/Japan alliance regarding NK: "The essence of our approach is peace through strength. The US-Japan alliance is stedfast and iron clad." Says Japan has announced the purchase of 105 brand new stealth F-35 aircraft. "The fact is, you can't see them."
"We'll be going to the Moon and to Mars very soon" with Japan, announces @POTUS on new space cooperation.
1 month ago
Trump, in Tokyo, again inexplicably says there have been no North Korean tests. (From @W7VOA pool note)
KCNA: "Japan seeks to turn itself into a military giantJapan is just a war criminal state and war forces dreaming of overseas invasionEvery move of Japan has been oriented to realizing the government's wild ambition forlaunching overseas aggression."
: Congratulations to the Great (and my friend) Roger Penske on winning his 18th (UNBELIEVABLE.) Indianapolis 500. I am in Japan, very early in the morning, but I got to Simon drive one of the greatest races in the history of the sport. I will see them both, and TEAM, at the WH.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 6km W of Kitaibaraki, Japan
: Tonight in Tokyo, Japan at the Ryōgoku Kokugikan Stadium, it was my great honor to present the first-ever U.S. President's Cup to Sumo Grand Champion Asanoyama. Congratulations. A great time had by all, thank you @AbeShinzo..
1 month ago
Print pooler @katierogers sets the stage for the attendance of @POTUS and @FLOTUS at the final day of the Natsu Sumo Basho where they'll be arriving momentarily. 相撲
: Great progress being made in our Trade Negotiations with Japan. Agriculture and beef heavily in play. Much will wait until after their July elections where I anticipate big numbers.
: Great fun and meeting with Prime Minister @AbeShinzo. Numerous Japanese officials told me that the Democrats would rather see the United States fail than see me or the Republican Party succeed - Death Wish.
: Great morning of golf with Prime Minister @AbeShinzo at Mobara Country Club in Chiba, Japan.
: Going to play golf right with @AbeShinzo. Japan loves the game. Tremendous fans of @JackNicklaus, @TigerWoods, and @PhilMickelson — I said what about @GaryPlayer, they said we love Gary too.
: Getting ready to land in Japan with First Lady Melania. We look forward to seeing everyone soon.
1 month ago
M5.0 earthquake (地震) strikes 63 km SE of Tokyo (Japan) 24 min ago. Effects reported by eyewitnesses
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 10km NW of Ohara, Japan
1 month ago
French, Japanese Australian and US warships gathered 22 May for Exercise La Perouse in the Bay of Bengal. French carrier CHARLES DE GAULLE R91 and Japanese IZUMO D183 took part, with Aussie submarine COLLINS leading.
: Departed the @WhiteHouse and am on Air Force One with the First Lady heading to Japan and looking forward to honoring, on behalf of the United States, His Majesty, the Emperor of Japan. I will also be discussing Trade and Military with my friend, Prime Minister @AbeShinzo.
: I am on Air Force one with the First Lady heading to Japan and looking forward to honoring, on behalf of the United States, His Majesty, the Emperor of Japan. I will also be discussing Trade and Military with my friend, Prime Minister @AbeShinzo.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 7km NW of Sakado, Japan
KCNA: "The Japanese reactionaries' rhetoric is just nonsense peculiar to those who are mentally deranged. Japan likes to show off its plump purse but it can never give a facelift to its bad image and its busy diplomacy never helps itThis is just the deplorable plight of Japan."
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 15km SSE of Ofunato, Japan
: When Prime Minister @AbeShinzo of Japan visited with me in the @WhiteHouse two weeks ago, I told him that I would be going to the G20 in Osaka, Japan. I look forward to being with him and other World Leaders.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 35km SE of Namie, Japan
2 month ago
USS Ronald Reagan seems departed Yokosuka Naval Base this morning.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 46km WSW of Sukumo, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 43km ESE of Saiki, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 45km ESE of Miyazaki-shi, Japan