Foreign Minister Kono visits Iceland

October 19th, 2018

 


Foreign Minister Kono visited Iceland October 18-19, 2018 to attend the Arctic Circle Assembly in which Minister Kono delivered a keynote speech and participated in a roundtable discussion with H.E. Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, Chairman of Arctic Circle and H.E. Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Prime Minister of Iceland. Additionally Minister Kono attended a dinner hosted by H.E. Bjarni Benediktsson, Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, as well as Foreign Ministers’ meeting with H.E. Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarsson, Minister for Foreign Affairs.

Please see below for further details:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan

https://www.mofa.go.jp/erp/we/page25e_000248.html

Government Offices of Iceland (in Icelandic)

https://www.stjornarradid.is/efst-a-baugi/frettir/stok-frett/2018/10/19/Utanrikisradherrar-Islands-og-Japans-raeddu-nordurslodamal/