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This is the first of a two-part series on the Liberal Democratic Party’s presidential election slated for September.

At 4:13 p.m. on April 20, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived at Haneda airport in Tokyo, wrapping up a four-day trip to the United States to discuss bilateral trade and North Korea with President Donald Trump.

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