July 15, 1957
Report No. 123 from Ho Joon Park to Chung Whan Cho
Minister Park briefs Minister Cho on Prime Minister Kishi's visit to Southeast Asian countries.
August 20, 1957
Report No. 128 from Ho Joon Park to Chung Whan Cho
Minister Park briefs Minister Cho on the official reception at the Legation Residence, the upcoming SEATO meeting, and Japan's proposal for an economic conference in Southeast Asia.
Lincoln Hoon Kim, 'Regard to Japan's So-called Southeast Asia Development Fund Plan'
Minister L. Hoon Kim reports on Japan's Southeast Asia Development fund plan, listing the possible dangers of the plan.
October 29, 1957
Letter, Ho Joon Park to Chung Whan Cho
Secretary Park reports on the Philippines' restrictions regarding travel to Japan, Japanese economic envoy Ataru Kobayashi's comment on Philippines' attitude towards the Kishi plan, and Filipino students' demonstration against Japan.
November 05, 1957
Letter, Ho Joon Park to Chung Whan Cho
Secretary Park reports on relations between the Philippines and Japan and the Philippines Acting Foreign Secretary Serrano's proposal to link SEATO, NATO, and the Baghdad Pact.
November 22, 1957
CDS Report No. 64 from Choi Duk Shin to the President (Syngman Rhee)
Choi Duk Shin reports on Japanese Prime Minister Kishi's visit, the sharing of Korean culture in Saigon, and major events in South Vietnam and the surrounding region.
November 24, 1957
L.H.K. Report No. 11 from Lincoln Hoon Kim to Francesca Rhee
Minister Kim briefs Mrs. Rhee on the SEATO conference, visit of Premier Kishi to Manila, and the Philippine-Japanese travel and visa dispute.
November 29, 1957
CDS Report No. 65 from Choi Duk Shin to the President (Syngman Rhee)
Choi Duk Shin reports on Japanese Premier Kishi's travels in Southeast Asia, the current situations in Thailand and Laos, and Malaya's fright against communism.
December 03, 1957
Letter No. 71 from Syngman Rhee to Minister L. Hoon Kim
President Rhee inquires Minister Kim about Admiral Radford's itinerary to Philippines, which conflicts with previously obtained information.
December 06, 1957
CDS Report No. 66 from Choi Duk Shin to the President (Syngman Rhee)
Choi Duk Shin reports on Japanese PM Kishi's trip to Southeast Asia, the promotion of Korea-Vietnam cultural relations, the upcoming SEATO war maneuvers in Thailand, and other recent Vietnam and regional affairs.
June 25, 1959
The Former Japanese Prime Minister Ishibashi Tanzan Hopes to Visit China to Discuss Sino-Japanese Relations
Ishibashi Tanzan, the former Japanese Prime Minister, gave a letter to Zhou Enlai, claiming that "the two countries have mutual respect for each other's existing relations with the Soveit Union, the United States, and other countries and do not expect immediate changes."
The Japanese Side’s Response following the Publication of the Communique of the Talks between Premier Zhou Enlai and Ishibashi Tanzan
While the Social Democratic Party of Japan supported the Communique of the Talks between Ishibashi Tanzan and Zhou Enlai, the Liberal Democratic Party criticized it by saying "it provides no solution for current Sino-Japanese relations."
September 13, 1959
Record of the Second Conversation between Comrade Liao Chengzhi and Ishibashi Tanzan
During a conversation with Ishibashi Tanzan, Liao Chengzhi claimed that "preconditions are needed for further cooperation" to promote Sino-Japanese friendly relations. To eliminate mistrust, Liao Chengzhi asked Japan to abolish the U.S. military bases.
September 14, 1959
Record of the Third Conversation between Comrade Liao Chengzhi and Ishibashi Tanzan
During a conversation with Liao Chengzhi, Ishibashi Tanzan asked him to "for a friendly Sino-Japanese relationship based on the acknowledgment of the established Japanese-American relations."
October 21, 1959
Record of Conversation between Comrade Liao Chengzhi and Matsumura Kenzo
After the joint declaration, Matsumura Kenzo questioned Liao Chengzhi about "the inseparability of politics and the economy."
October 23, 1959
Record of Conversation between Vice Premier Chen Yi and Matsumura Kenzo
Matsumura Kenzo met with Chen Yi, the Vice Premier, and talked about the upcoming United Nations General Assembly and Sino-Japanese trade.