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Japan Prime Minister Discusses Gaza Crisis with U.S. Secretary of State Blinken in Tokyo

The Yomiuri Shimbun
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, right, shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the Prime Minister’s Office in Tokyo on Tuesday.

Prime Minister Fumio Kishida met U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the Prime Minister’s Office on Tuesday.

Kishida and Blinken discussed concrete measures to improve the humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip spurred by the conflict between Israel and the militant group Hamas, as well as a temporary suspension of fighting for humanitarian purposes.