Embassy of Japan Hosts Farewell Reception

     On Tuesday October 10, 2023, Amassador Hisashi Michigami hosted a reception at his residence to bid farewell before leaving from the FSM.
     In his address, Ambassador Michigami reflected on his memories of staying in the FSM and his appreciation of the people of the FSM. He also mentioned the friendship between the FSM and Japan, and he gave words of encouragement to the people of the FSM.
     The Honorable Arew B. Palik, Vice President of the FSM remarked on the “Kizuna” which has connected FSM and Japan for a long time. He also extended his appreciation to the Government of Japan for its continued various economic cooperation to the FSM and thanked Ambassador Michigami for his advice.
     The ceremony was attended by more than 100 people, including The Honorable Arew B. Palik, Vice President of the FSM, His excellency Michigami Hisashi, Ambassdor of Japan to the FSM, His excellency Joe Cowley, Ambassador of Australia to the FSM, His excellency Wu Wei, Ambassador of China to the FSM, His excellency Jennifer L. Johnson, Ambassador of the United States to the FSM, Mr.Jaap van Hierdeu, the UN Resident Coordinator, the FSM government officers, diplomatic colleagues, and Japanese residents.
     The guests enjoyed conversation with other participants with drinks and foods.
Remarks by Ambassador Michigami
Remarks by Vice President Palik
Vice President Palik and Ambassador Michigami
Participants enjoyed foods and drinks