May 13, 2020 (Google Translation) – The “Japan-US-Korea Defense Practitioners Consultation (DTT)” was held on May 13 (Wednesday) in a video conference format by the defense authorities of the three countries.
At this meeting, the Director of the Department of Defense Policy in Japan, the Deputy Secretary of Defense of the Ministry of Defense of Helby from the US, and the Director of the Defense Policy Office of the Ministry of Defense of Chong from the South, respectively, participated in the discussion as representatives, including nuclear weapons and missiles. We discussed the situation of North Korea, regional security, spread of new coronavirus infection, and strengthening security cooperation among the three countries.
The representatives of the three countries agreed to hold a Japan-US-Korea Defense Ministerial Meeting in the form of a video conference.
The Ministry of Defense will continue to take advantage of various opportunities to strengthen cooperation among the three countries of Japan, the United States and South Korea.