Clinton to meet Japan FM, discuss base issue
U.S. Secretary of State Clinton will meet Japanese FM Okada in Hawaii on Jan. 12, a State Department official said.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will meet Japanese Foreign Minister Katsuya Okada in Hawaii on Jan. 12 and is likely to discuss a dispute over relocating a U.S. airbase, a State Department official said on Thursday.
"It will be a wide-ranging discussion," State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley told reporters, adding that he expected the issue of relocating the U.S. Marines' Futenma airbase in Okinawa would come up.
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