From: "Bierman, Noah"
Date: May 27, 2019 at 12:12:59 PM GMT+9
Subject: Travel pool 11 β€” working lunch background

Background on working lunch from press office. We are lined up waiting to be let in.

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Today, President Donald J. Trump will participate in an expanded working lunch with H.E Shinzō Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, at Akasaka Palace in Tokyo, Japan.

The following individuals are expected to participate:

United States
President Donald J. Trump
Ambassador William F. Hagerty, United States Ambassador to Japan
Mr. Mick Mulvaney, Assistant to The President and Acting Chief of Staff
Ambassador Robert Lighthizer, United States Trade Representative
Ambassador John Bolton, Assistant to The President for National Security Affairs
Ms. Sarah Sanders, Assistant to The President and Press Secretary
Mr. Rob Blair, Assistant to The President and Senior Advisor to the Chief of Staff
Mr. Matthew Pottinger, Deputy Assistant to The President and Senior Director for Asian Affairs
Ms. Allison Hooker, Special Assistant to The President and Senior Director for the Korean Peninsula, National Security Council
Mr. Eric Johnson, Director for Japan, National Security Council
Mr. Jamieson Greer, Chief of Staff to the United States Trade Representative
Mr. Yuji Yokoyama, United States Interpreter for The President

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Japan
H.E. Shinzō Abe, Prime Minister of Japan
H.E. Taro Aso, Deputy Prime Minister of Japan
H.E. Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan
Mr. Toshimitsu Motegi, Minister in charge of TPP and Japan-U.S. Trade Negotiations
H.E. Hiroshige Seko, Minister of Economy, Trade, and Industry
H.E. Yasutoshi Nishimura, Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary
H.E. Kotaro Nogami, Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary
Mr. Shotaro Yachi, National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister
Mr. Eiichi Hasegawa, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister
Mr. Hiroto Izumi, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister
H.E. Shinsuke Sugiyama, Ambassador of Japan to the United States
Mr. Kazuyoshi Umemoto, Chief TPP Negotiator
Mr. Masatsugu Asakawa, Vice-Minister of Finance for International Affairs
Mr. Takaya Imai, Executive Secretary to the Prime Minister
Mr. Takeo Mori, Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs
Mr. Kazuyuki Yamazaki, Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs
Mr. Tatsuya Terazawa, Vice-Minister for International Affairs
Mr. Hiroshi Suzuki, Executive Secretary to the Prime Minister
Mr. Sunao Takao, Japanese Interpreter for the Prime Minister of Japan

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