Kishida Arrives in South Korea for Talks With Yoon Suk Yeol

The Yomiuri Shimbun
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida waves before departing from Haneda Airport in Tokyo on Sunday.

Prime Minister Fumio Kishida left Haneda Airport in Tokyo on a government plane and arrived in Seoul on Sunday for a two-day trip to South Korea.

He is scheduled to meet with South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol in Seoul in the afternoon. The visit is intended to strengthen Japan-South Korea relations through resuming reciprocal visits, an initiative agreed upon during the leaders’ Tokyo summit in March.