Special Report: Barack Obama: The 44th U.S. President
TOKYO, Feb. 4 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will
visit Japan on Feb. 16, Kyodo News quoted Japanese government sources as saying
During her two-day visit, Clinton will meet with Prime Minister Taro Aso
and Foreign Minister Hirofumi Nakasone for talks on North Korea's nuclear
ambitions and abductions of Japanese nationals, as well as Afghan reconstruction
and the global financial crisis, it said.
She may also talk with Defense Minister Yasukazu Hamada.
Japan will be the first leg of her trip to Asian countries, possibly
including South Korea and China, as her first overseas trip since assuming