Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi attends a UN Security Council meeting in New York on January 12. Photo: Reuters
Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi attends a UN Security Council meeting in New York on January 12. Photo: Reuters
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Japan calls on UN Security Council to ‘unite’ around rule of law in veiled swipe at China, Russia

  • Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi told a UN meeting the principle of the rule of law ‘never allows any country to rewrite borders by force’
  • He also advocated for Security Council reforms, including expanding the body’s permanent and non-permanent seats

Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi attends a UN Security Council meeting in New York on January 12. Photo: Reuters
Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi attends a UN Security Council meeting in New York on January 12. Photo: Reuters
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