Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has committed to working with Japan and the United States to shore up peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region.
Mr Albanese met with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida and US vice president Kamala Harris in Tokyo on Tuesday ahead of attending the state funeral for Shinzo Abe.
Mr Abe was integral to establishing the Quad security dialogue, involving Australia, the US, Japan and India.
US vice president Kamala Harris sits down with Anthony Albanese in Tokyo on Tuesday ahead of state funeral for Shinzo Abe
Mr Albanese also met with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida
Dignitaries pay respect during the state funeral for Japan’s former prime minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday at the Budokan in Tokyo, Japan
Speaking at the start of a bilateral meeting with Mr Kishida, Mr Albanese said the two nations were working towards a free and open Indo-Pacific.
‘(It) is so important we continue to work together and to work with our…