Abe, U.N. chief agree on need to reform international body

National / Politics Sep 25, 2019

Abe, U.N. chief agree on need to reform international body

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres agreed Tuesday on the need to reform the international body, including the Security Council, ahead of the 75th anniversary of its founding next year. Abe, in New York to attend the U.N. General Assembly, also shared ...

Abe reiterates resolve to hold talks with North Korea's Kim

National Sep 17, 2019

Abe reiterates resolve to hold talks with North Korea's Kim

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, meeting with relatives of North Korean abduction victims, said he remains committed to holding talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un without preconditions to resolve the issue. "I will meet with Mr. Kim without preconditions and am determined to work ...

National Aug 7, 2019

Police find Japanese man feared abducted by North Korea

An elderly Japanese man feared to have been abducted by North Korea has been found in Japan, Miyazaki Prefectural Police said Wednesday. For privacy reasons, the man's identity and how he was found were not disclosed. The man went missing in 1974. He was discovered in ...