Below is part of an e-mail chain between Hiro Sensei and the president of the Canadian Iaido Associatoin stating Vancouverr dojo's position on the new organization in Japan:
"I believe that I mentioned my direction regarding to New Organization long time ago. This is my official statement, I will join Kokusai Renmei with Vancouver dojo as soon as my last CIA job finish.
My last job in CIA is helping Bob's Shoudan shinsa through Kato sensei in October. Process is already going, but still some arrangements left. It's my responsibility till Bob arrive to Japan.