Jan 21 2014
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), the ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s East Asian and Pacific Affairs Subcommittee and a member of the Select Committee on Intelligence, today concluded an official visit to Japan. As part of a week-long trip to Asia, Rubio will next visit the Philippines followed by South Korea.
In addition to Monday’s activities, Rubio appeared on CNBC Asia to discuss the relationship between America’s foreign policy and Asia’s economy. More trip updates can be found at @MarcoRubio, Rubio’s personal Twitter account.
Below are photos from Rubio’s final day in Japan (the pictures can be viewed in higher quality here):
Rubio meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe:
Rubio meets with U.S. Ambassador to Japan, Caroline Kennedy:
Rubio travels via helicopter to U.S. Naval Base Yokosuka:
Rubio has a lunch meeting with Florida Service Members:
Rubio tours the U.S.S. Shiloh:
Note: all photos can be credited to the office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio.