The Minister of foreign Affairs of Japan, Taro Kono commented on the new nuclear doctrine of the USA published on the last working day of last week. According to the Minister, Tokyo commends new nuclear doctrine of the United States, confirming commitment of Washington to protect allies. The foreign Minister stressed that Japan has renounced nuclear weapons and has no way to strike at North Korea in case of aggression.
“The international situation has deteriorated significantly in recent years, our country faces a sharply rising missile and nuclear threats from the DPRK. The government of Japan because of this appreciated the last revision of the nuclear doctrine of the United States, extend to the protection of allies,” said Taro Kono.