Japan-North Korea Relations



Japan-North Korea Relations
Abduction cases of Japanese Nationals

 
 
2007
Statement by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the Six-Party Talks (12/31/07)
Return of Expert Team of Japan Disaster Relief Team from the Republic of Korea (12/21/07)
Statement by Foreign Minister Koumura on Sending of Officials to North Korea for the Disablement of Nuclear Facilities (11/26/07)
Six-Party Talks on North Korean Issues (10/4/07)
Schedule of the Second Session of the Sixth Round of the Six-Party Talks (09/26/07)
The Second Round of the Working Group on the Normalization of Japan-DPRK Relations (08/28/07)
Assistant Secretary of State Hill's Courtesy Calls on Foreign Minister Aso and Vice-Minister Yachi (02/08/07)
Public Relations on the Abduction Issue (1/26/07)
 
2006
 
Video: Abe Administration Policy Profile - Abductions by North Korea (Japanese) (11/18/06)
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Adoption at the Third Committee, UN General Assembly, of the Resolution on "Situation of Human Rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (11/18/06)
Statement by Permanent Representative Oshima on Adoption of UN Security Council Resolution concerning the Nuclear Test by North Korea (10/17/06)
Statement by Foreign Minister Aso on Adoption of UN Security Council Resolution concerning Nuclear Test Proclaimed by North Korea
Submission of the Draft Resolution on Nuclear Disarmament by Japan to the UN General Assembly(10/13/06)
Foreign Minister's Statement on the Statement by the President of the United Nations Security Council Following the Statement by North Korea Regarding a Nuclear Test (10/07/06)
Abductions of Japanese Citizens by North Korea (Pamphlet Updated) [PDF] (03/31/06)
2005
Statement by Foreign Minister Machimura on the Adoption of the Joint Statement at the Fourth Round of the Six-Party Talks (09/22/05)
Fourth Round of Six Party Talks (Outline of the Japan-North Korea Bilateral Talks held on 9/14) (09/15/05)
UN Resolution Adopted on the Human Rights Situation in North Korea (04/18/05)
Press Secretary's Statement: Issue of the Abduction of Japanese Nationals (02/25/05)
Press Secretary's Statement: Issue of the Abduction of Japanese Nationals (01/27/05)
2004
Japan-Republic of Korea Summit Meeting (Summary) (08/12/04)
Japan-North Korea Working-level Consultations (08/09/04)
Humanitarian Assistance for North Korea (08/06/04)
Japan-Republic of Korea Summit Meeting (07/21/04)
Japan-North Korea Foreign Ministers' Meeting (07/07/04)
Third Round of Six-Party Talks Concerning North Korean Nuclear Issues (07/01/04)
Japan Pursued Dismantlement of North Korea's Nuclear Programs in the Third Round of the Six-Party Talks (6/23-26, in Beijing) (06/30/04)
Visit by Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi to the Republic of Korea (ROK)(Summary) (05/30/04)
Foreign Minister's Visit: Republic of Korea (05/28/04)
Prime Minister's Press Conference: Japan-North Korea Summit Meeting (05/28/04)
Press Conference by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi after the Japan- North Korea Meeting (05/27/04)
Japan-North Korea Summit Meeting (05/27/04)
Prime Minister Koizumi's Visit to North Korea (05/25/04)
Prime Minister Koizumi Will Visit North Korea to Pursue Issues Including the Elimination of North Korea's Nuclear Development Program (05/21/04)
Japan-North Korea Relations (05/21/04)
Emergency Assistance: Train Explosion Disaster in North Korea (04/27/04)
Japan-Republic of Korea Foreign Ministers' Meeting (03/25/04)
The Second Round of the Six-Party Talks (Overview and Evaluation)  (03/09/04)
Chairman's Statement for the Second Round of Six-Party Talks (03/02/04)
Abductions of Japanese Citizens by North Korea (Pamphlet) [PDF] (01/09/04)

2003
Six-Party Talks on North Korean Issues (Overview and Evaluation) (9/03)
TCOG Joint Press Statement (6/13/03)
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Resolution concerning North Korea at the February Meeting of the IAEA Board of Governors (2/13/03)
Comment by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi concerning North Korea's Withdrawal from the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (1/10/03)
Statement by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the Declaration by North Korea to Withdraw from the NPT (1/10/03)
Trilateral Coordination and Oversight Group (TCOG) JOINT PRESS STATEMENT (1/07/03)

 

2002
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Resolution concerning North Korea at the January Meeting of the IAEA Board of Governors (1/06/03)
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Removal of Seals and other Interference by North Korea in the Used Nuclear Fuel Storage and other Facilities (12/ 25/02)
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Removal of Seals and other Interference by North Korea in the Used Nuclear Fuel Storage Facilities (12/23/02)
Statement by the Press Secretary on North Korea's Removal of the Protective Seals of the Graphite-Moderated Experimental Reactor (12/ 22/02)
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Resolution of the IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) Board of Governors concerning the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (11/29/02)
Statement by the Press Secretary on KEDO Executive Board (11/15/02)
Press Release: On Item 14: Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency 57th Session of the General Assembly by Permanent Representative of Japan Koichi Haraguchi (11/11/02)
12th Round of the Japan-North Korea Normalization Talks (Evaluation and Outline) (October 29-30, 2002)
APEC Leaders Called Upon North Korea to Renounce Nuclear Weapons Program  (10/28/02)
Announcement by Chief Cabinet Secretary (The Return to Japan of the Five Japanese Nationals Abducted by North Korea and Their Family Members) (10/ 24/02)
Statement by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi (Return of the five Japanese nationals abducted by North Korea to Japan) (10/15/02)
Basic Policy On Japan- Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Normalization Talks (10/09/02)
Visit of Assistant Secretary of State of the United States James Kelly to North Korea (Explanation to Japanese Side) (10/06/02)
Comment by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the Report of an Investigation Team to North Korea concerning the Abduction Cases (10/02/02)
ASEM Copenhagen Political Declaration for Peace on the Korean Peninsula (09/23/02)
Japan-North Korea Summit Meeting (09/17/02)
Opening Statement by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi at the Press Conference on the Outcome of his Visit to North Korea (09/17/02)
Japan-Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Pyongyang Declaration [HTML] [PDF] (09/17/02)
Announcement by Chief Cabinet Secretary on Prime Minister Koizumi's Visit to North Korea (09/30/02)
Joint Press Release on the Japan-Democratic People's Republic of Korea (D.P.R.K.) Director-General Level Consultations (09/26/02)
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Seventh South-North Ministerial Talks (9/16/02)
Japan- North Korea Foreign Ministers' Meeting (9/01/02) 
Outline and Background of Abduction Cases of Japanese Nationals by North Korea (4/02)
Statement by Foreign Minister Yoriko Kawaguchi on the Visit to North Korea by Mr. Lim Dong-won, Special Envoy of the Republic of Korea (4/09/02)
Foreign Policy Q&A (Abduction Cases of the Japanese Nationals) (5/02)
Statement by Foreign Minister Yoriko Kawaguchi on the Announcement by the Red Cross Society of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea Regarding the Resumption of the Project to Investigate the Situation of the "Missing Persons" and its Proposal to hold the Japan-North Korea Red Cross Talks   (5/25/02)