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U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, second from left, poses with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, second from right, right, before their meeting, Friday, May 30, 2014 in Singapore. Also joining them are Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera, right, and Gen. Martin Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Hagel is in Singapore to attend the 13th Asia Security Summit. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, Pool)

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Japan's Keisuke Honda, center, controls the ball against Cyprus during a friendly soccer match in Saitama, north of Tokyo, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Japan will play against Ivory Coast, Greece and Colombia in Group C of the World Cup 2014 in Brazil. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)

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Japan¹s Keisuke Honda, right, and Cyprus’ Giorgos Efrem, left, clash during a friendly soccer match in Saitama, north of Tokyo, Tuesday, May 27, 2014.(AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)

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Japan¹s Shinji Kagawa, right, and Cyprus’ Giorgos Merkis vie for the ball during a friendly soccer match in Saitama, north of Tokyo, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Japan will play against Ivory Coast, Greece and Colombia in Group C of the World Cup 2014 in Brazil. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)

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An advanced Global Hawk surveillance drone is displayed outside its hangar at Misawa Air Base in northern Japan, Friday, May 30, 2014. The U.S. Air Force has deployed two of the unarmed Global Hawk aircraft to Japan for the first time over the past week to enhance the U.S. military’s efforts to monitor nuclear activities in North Korea, Chinese naval operations in the region and assess natural disasters to assist humanitarian aid operations. (AP Photo/Eric Talmadge)

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Japanese journalists gather around an advanced Global Hawk surveillance drone in its hangar at Misawa Air Base in northern Japan, Friday, May 30, 2014. The U.S. Air Force has deployed two of the unarmed Global Hawk aircraft to Japan for the first time over the past week to enhance the U.S. military’s efforts to monitor nuclear activities in North Korea, Chinese naval operations in the region and assess natural disasters to assist humanitarian aid operations. (AP Photo/Eric Talmadge)