Visit of Takeaki Matsumoto, Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs, to José Manuel Baroso
On 2 May 2011, following talks with Karel De Gucht, Member of the EC in charge of Trade, Takeaki Matsumoto, Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs, met with José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, in Brussels.
Both men reviewed the European Union/Japan bilateral relations, coping with the disaster and the subsequent nuclear power plant crisis in Fukushima Prefecture.
They also talked about the international agenda, including international aid to Africa and the death of al-Qaeda Leader Osama Bin Laden. SHOTLIST