In Japan, Vice President Pence Pushes For Bilateral Trade Deal

Vice President Pence and Japanese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Taro Aso leave the prime minister

President Trump’s administration has rejected the Trans-Pacific Partnership and is seeking one-on-one talks. Japan, meanwhile, has indicated it wants to push ahead with TPP — with or without the U.S.

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