I hope (the plan) will be carried out smoothly.
I acknowledge that China is beginning to become a considerable threat.
I never said I wanted His Majesty to visit the shrine under the current circumstances. It is desirable if His Majesty, the symbol of the Japanese public, could go, but there are problems that have to be resolved.
We strongly hope that Iran takes the IAEA resolution in a sincere manner.
Japan's dependence on Iran for oil is high. It is a great matter of interest for Japan to prevent trouble there.
Iran is our friend but we cannot help but made the demand.