Japan-EU Leaders Video Teleconference

   On 26 May, Japan-EU Leaders Video Teleconference Meeting was held between Mr. ABE Shinzo, Prime Minister of Japan,  H. E. Mr. Charles Michel, President of the European Council and H. E. Dr. Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission.
   This meeting marked the first talk to be held among the three leaders since the formation of new EU leadership in December last year. The exchange of opinions that followed focused on countermeasures against the spread of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), including economic measures aimed at recovery, while the leaders affirmed the collaboration between Japan and the EU. Here is Japan-EU joint press release available. 

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