Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida addresses the UN General Assembly in New York on Tuesday. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida addresses the UN General Assembly in New York on Tuesday. Photo: Kyodo
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Japan urges ‘vital’ UN reforms as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine threatens rules-based order

  • Japanese PM Fumio Kishida tells UN General Assembly there is an urgent need to re-examine group’s principles and restore credibility after attack on Ukraine
  • Tokyo wants UN to represent more nations but five permanent members of Security Council unlikely to give up their veto powers easily, analysts say

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida addresses the UN General Assembly in New York on Tuesday. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida addresses the UN General Assembly in New York on Tuesday. Photo: Kyodo
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