Japan's Top Govt. Spokesperson Denies Report



Japan's top govt. spokesperson denies report

The Japanese government's top spokesperson denied a media report that US President Donald Trump privately mentioned pulling his country out of a security pact with Japan.

Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the report is not true. He also said the White House confirmed that it conflicts with the stance of the United States.



Suga added the security alliance based on the treaty is the core of Japan-US relations.