US, Japanese officials meet on talks, DPRK

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Added On April 21, 2019

The U.S. and Japanese senior officials have met in Washington and discussed bilateral relations, cross-domain cooperation and the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. 

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan held talks with their Japanese counterparts at the State Department on Friday.
 
Both sides vowed to strengthen their security partnership, enhance cooperation in cross-domain areas including space, cyberspace and electromagnetic waves.
 
They also discussed the U.S. negotiations with the DPRK over the Korean Peninsula denuclearization. 
The high-level bilateral meeting came a week ahead of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's scheduled visit to Washington on April 26-27.