The Prime Minister of Japan said that he had discussed with trump. The Secretary of state may be MITT Romney, who called Russia the main enemy

In new York, was the first international meeting Donald trump at the highest level: the President elect took the Trump Tower in Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe. After the conversation, which lasted about one and a half hours, Abe said he was confident in the construction of the new head of the US «relations, based on trust,» reports Reuters.

The Secretary of state may be MITT Romney, who called Russia the main enemy

According to the environment trump, he is in the rank of the elected President first met with the leader of another state. On the eve of the meeting, the observers thought that Abe wants to clarify the prospects of the strategic Alliance of the US and Japan is a cornerstone of national security.

Prime Minister of Japan told reporters that he discussed with the trump variety of topics but declined to provide details, citing the fact that the meeting was informal. The trump he called «a leader who is trustworthy».

During the campaign, trump has repeatedly stated that it will force the allies to pay more for help from the us armed forces. Mainly, the claim was for European NATO countries that do not participate in the financing of the Alliance. However, Japan is also a strategic military partner of the United States, on its territory there are American bases.

Trump also stated that he opposes the TRANS-Pacific partnership (TPP, Trans-Pacific Partnership) with the participation of the United States, Japan and 10 other countries in the Asia-Pacific region aimed at the reduction of tariffs and harmonization of individual regulations.

19 Nov Shinzo Abe at the APEC forum in the capital of Peru Lima will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

The Secretary of state may be MITT Romney, who called Russia the main enemy

Elected President of the United States Donald trump is considering MITT Romney as one of the candidates for the post of Secretary of state — Minister of foreign Affairs of the country. The Republican nominee, losing to Obama in the election in 2012, Romney is known for his anti-Russian statements. Then trump in connection with the victory of Obama erupted with angry comments and even called for revolution.

On consideration of candidacy of Romney sources told NBC TV. According to the channel, the former Governor of Massachusetts, Romney needs to meet with the elected President on Sunday to discuss a possible appointment.

Romney was a Republican candidate in the presidential election in 2012 and was defeated in the struggle with Democrat Barack Obama, who led the USA to a second term. During the then pre-election race, Romney called Russia «geopolitical enemy for U.S. number one» and criticized Obama for trying to establish closer cooperation with Moscow, particularly in matters of nuclear safety.

In recent months, Romney was regularly criticized trump and refused to speak publicly in support of it before the presidential election, reminds TASS. However, on 13 November the US President-elect issued a statement, which said that Romney and other Republicans congratulated him on his victory.

As recalled by Reuters, during one of the campaign rallies trump called Romney «the Strangler».

Among the candidates for the post of Secretary of state in the administration of the trump media also called the Governor of South Carolina Nikki Haley, former new York mayor Rudolph Giulianiand former speaker of the house of representatives newt Gingrich and former permanent U.S. representative to the UN John Bolton.




The Prime Minister of Japan said that he had discussed with trump. The Secretary of state may be MITT Romney, who called Russia the main enemy 18.11.2016

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