The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: ‎

Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Kono reaffirmed their shared commitment to the goal of the final, fully verified denuclearization of North Korea and reaffirmed the strength of the U.S.-Japan Alliance. The Secretary reiterated the United States’ commitment to working with the Government of Japan, a steadfast ally, across a broad agenda of regional and global issues.

U.S. Department of State

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