Donald Trump, The U.S president wish to visit Japan as a part of Asia trip in the early November.He will visit during a planned trip to attend Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, A senior official in Tokyo mentioned on Wednesday.
However, the date for the visit is not finalized whether it will be before or after APEC summit, an official said on condition of anonymity.
“We are still talking to decide a specific date,”Yoshihide Suga, Chief Cabinet Secretary said.
Meanwhile, the Japanese official who spoke on condition of anonymity added the U.S. president plans to visit other countries as well during his first diplomatic trip to Asia.
The U.S., Japan, and their allies have long called on Beijing to strengthen economic sanctions against North Korea, in particular, implementing an embargo on oil exports to the country. On the economic front, Trump has pledged drastic cuts in the U.S.’s trade deficits with Japan, China, and other countries.