• Kyodo


Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday asked French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault for close cooperation to make the upcoming Group of Seven summit in Mie Prefecture a success.

Following a two-day meeting of G-7 foreign ministers in Hiroshima, Abe told Ayrault he hopes momentum from the gathering will carry over to the May 26-27 summit in the Ise-Shima area.

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