Suga says he and Biden agree to strengthen U.S.-Japan alliance
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Thursday he had agreed with U.S.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Thursday he had agreed with U.S. President Joe Biden in a phone call to strengthen their bilateral alliance, as China expands its economic and military might.
They also agreed to arrange a visit to the United States for Suga as early as possible, Suga told reporters.
(Reporting by Kiyoshi Takenaka; Editing by Kevin Liffey)
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