WASHINGTON – The White House, while congratulating new Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, indicated Tuesday the United States hopes he will work to improve Japan’s soured ties with China and South Korea,
“We anticipate that our close relationship is going to continue with Mr. Abe and that he will be a good force for the (Asia-Pacific) region,” White House deputy spokeswoman Dana Perino said.
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