VISITING FIJIAN PRIME MINISTER QARASE MEETS WITH HIS JAPANESE
CONUTERPART KOIZUMI IN TOKYO.
Visiting Fijian Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase (L), who is also
chairman of the Pacific Islands Forum, is welcomed by his Japanese
counterpart Junichiro Koizumi prior to their talks at Koizumi's
official residence in Tokyo October 9, 2002. Qarase is on a six-day
official visit to Japan. REUTERS/Toru Yamanaka/Pool