Secretary Pompeo Opens U.S.-Japan Security Consultative Committee Meeting Press Availability

Secretary Pompeo Opens U.S.-Japan Security Consultative Committee Meeting Press Availability

SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning, everyone. I want to first thank Foreign Minister Kono and Defense Minister Iwaya for coming to Washington for this critical meeting between close allies. I want to thank also, of course, Acting Secretary Shanahan for his participation, although he didn’t have to come quite as far to be here. The alliance