White House Announces US-Japan Cooperative Initiatives

April 30, 2012 

President Obama met with Prime Minister Noda in Washington, D.C., on April 30, 2012.  In addition to releasing the “U.S.-Japan Joint Statement: A Shared Vision for the Future,” the two leaders announced the following cooperative initiatives, which are aimed at strengthening and expanding the U.S.-Japan relationship in the areas of security cooperation, economic partnership, and cultural and people-to-people exchanges.  Read more