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Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 17, 2019

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

Sept. 17, 2019

09:12

Left his private residence in Tokyo’s Tomigaya district.

09:27

Arrived at Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) Headquarters.

09:33-09:55

Held a meeting of the LDP Board.

09:57

Left LDP Headquarters.

09:58

Arrived at the Prime Minister’s Office [Kantei].

10:06-10:32

Held a cabinet meeting.

10:34-10:42

Met with Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi.

10:44

Left the Kantei.

10:53

Arrived at Ministry of Defense in Ichigaya Honmura-cho, Tokyo.

10:54-10:58

Received salute from the special honor guard at the parade ground.

11:06-11:17

Attended and delivered speech at joint meeting of senior Self-Defense Force officers at the auditorium.

11:19-11:45

Visited the Ichigaya Memorial Hall.

11:49-11:59

Visited the ministry’s E1 building and inspected the ministry’s effort in employing people with disabilities.

12:00

Left the ministry.

12:09

Arrived at the Kantei.

13:54-14:04

Met with Justice Minister Katsuyuki Kawai.

14:05

National Security Secretariat (NSS) Secretary General Shigeru Kitamura, MOFA Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Takeo Akiba, MOFA Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Takeo Mori, MOFA Director-General for North American Affairs Kazuhiro Suzuki, and Director-General for Middle Eastern and African Affairs Katsuhiko Takahashi entered the room.

14:41

Mori, Suzuki, and Takahashi left the room.

14:47

Kitamura and Akiba left the room.

15:26-15:54

Received a courtesy call from Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev. Kitamura was also present.

15:57

Kitamura and Director of Cabinet Intelligence Hiroaki Takizawa entered the room.

16:03

Kitamura left the room.

16:08

Takizawa left the room.

16:10

Left the Kantei.

16:23

Arrived at JR Tokyo Station. Greeted the Emperor and Empress, who had visited Niigata Prefecture.

16:40

Left the station.

16:50

Arrived at the Kantei.

18:01

Left the Kantei.

18:02

Arrived at his official residence.

18:03-18:41

Hosted a joint informal gathering of senior SDF officers. Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Taro Aso, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga, and Defense Minister Taro Kono were also present.

18:42-20:04

Had dinner with Ambassador for Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) Yoshifumi Okamura, incoming and outgoing director generals for African Affairs Mikio Mori and Shigeru Ushio, and former Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Kazuyuki Yamazaki.

20:09

All left.

20:35-22:23

Met with LDP Hosoda faction secretary general Hirokazu Matsuno.

22:24-22:52

Met with LDP Election Strategy Committee Chairperson Hakubun Shimomura and Executive Acting Secretary General Tomomi Inada.

 

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