For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
March 12, 2001
Statement by the Press Secretary
Japanese Prime Minister to Visit Washington
President Bush will welcome Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori to Washington for a working visit March 19. In addition to their important shared security objectives in the Asia-Pacific region, the United States and Japan have common interests on a broad range of global issues. The President looks forward to exchanging views with Prime Minister Mori on regional and global issues and to discussing ways to strengthen the alliance and overall bilateral cooperation.
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