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Top security officials of U.S., Japan discuss China, other challenges

Yomiuri and Asahi reported from Washington that visiting National Security Secretariat Secretary General Akiba held talks with National Security Advisor Sullivan on Monday. The two officials reportedly agreed to enhance cooperation on issues related to economic security, such as supply chains and cybersecurity, with China in mind.


According to the papers, Akiba separately met with Secretary of State Blinken and the two officials forged a consensus on countering China’s unilateral attempt to alter the status quo in the South and East China Seas. They also exchanged views on North Korea, agreeing to ensure bilateral and trilateral cooperation with South Korea.

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