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No, Secretary Kerry did not sing happy birthday in Japanese, but there was a cake to celebrate Secretary Hagel’s 67th birthday in Tokyo. And look, Secretary Hagel is actually smiling! So we’ve call this the tanjoubi omedetou version.
- Kerry, Hagel Meet with Japanese Counterparts in Tokyo (voanews.com)
- Hagel Arrives In Tokyo For Security Meetings (eurasiareview.com)
- Hagel wraps up defense talks with Asian allies (bigstory.ap.org)
- US’s Kerry, Hagel pay respects at Japanese national cemetery (japandailypress.com)
- Hagel apologizes for delay in Swenson’s Medal of Honor (stripes.com)
- Hagel In Brussels For NATO Defense Meetings (eurasiareview.com)