National Mar 12, 2020

Japan to back EU-led U.N. resolution on human rights in North Korea

Japan will back a draft U.N. resolution condemning North Korea's human rights abuses, government sources said Wednesday, in a move that comes after failed attempts to bring the reclusive country to the negotiating table over its abduction of Japanese nationals. The European Union plans to ...

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 ...