Abe calls for ASEAN's cooperation to foster free and open order
15 November, 2017, 02:01 | Author: Kim Reid
With Prime Minister Shinzo Abe having endorsed at a summit U.S. President Donald Trump's determination to take military action against North Korea if necessary, Japan faces new difficulties in resolving the issue of abductions of its nationals by Pyongyang.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and counterparts from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations held the annual Japan-ASEAN summit on Monday in Manila, at which Abe said Japan and ASEAN should lead the development of a "free and open" worldwide order.
In brief remarks prior to media being ushered out of the meeting, Turnbull said North Korea's "recklessness" needed to be stopped, while Abe said the most immediate challenge was to ensure regional peace and stability.
Pyongyang's military launched 22 missiles during 15 total tests between February and September of this year, putting the North well on pace to surpass the 24 missiles it tested last year, CNN reported. "It is bad. It puts a strain on everybody, not only in Japan but all over the world", Duterte said.
Duterte also said the Asean was doing its part to try to persuade Kim to stop his nuclear amibitions.
"That is why we are persuading him, maybe pleading him to stop the aggressive posture because we are not... The Philippines is about too far but, you know, nobody will save us from a holocaust if it happens", he said.
While its shows of power have been met with heavy economic sanctions from the United Nations, it remains defiant and has on several occasions threatened to fire missiles over the USA territory of Guam.
This statement was echoed by Japan Foreign Press Secretary Norio Maruyama, who told media at a press briefing the worldwide community must create conditions that leave North Korea with "no other choice" but to seek dialogue with other nations. He is set to also attend the 12th East Asia meet on Tuesday. Over the past two decades, our cooperation continued to flourish steadily among the Asean external partners' cooperation.
"Twenty years ago, we played a vital role in responding to the financial crisis in Southeast Asia". "We reaffirmed that Japan and the United States are 100 percent together", Abe said at a joint press conference with Trump.
Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said APT alliance has broadened to include food security, energy, environment, and health.
Going into the meeting Mr Trump said the discussion would primarily focus on trade and North Korea.
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