US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo
Abe on Saturday confirmed a joint desire to eliminate oil imports from Iran, a
US official said, according to Reuters.
The two leaders also discussed a “desire to see Iran change its path and seek a more peaceful course forward,” US Ambassador to Japan William Hagerty said in a call with reporters.
Trump and Abe also confirmed a joint desire to see China cease militarization of disputed territories in the East China Sea, Hagerty said.