Sep 23, 2014

Abe restates desire to meet with Chinese leader

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has reiterated his strong desire to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping in November. Abe confirmed in a question-and-answer session at Columbia University on Monday that he will attend the Asia-Pacific Cooperation forum summit in Beijing that month, and said ...

Abe says reactors won't be rebooted unless safety is '100% restored'

Sep 23, 2014

Abe says reactors won't be rebooted unless safety is '100% restored'

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reaffirmed Monday that Japan will not restart its shuttered nuclear plants “unless safety is restored 100 percent.” Japan is currently “completely dependent on fossil fuels,” Abe said at the World Leaders Forum, on the sidelines of the United Nations General ...