“It is gut-wrenching to have to leave my job before accomplishing my goals,” Abe said Friday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and the International Olympic Committee agreed to postpone the Summer Games in Tokyo because of the coronavirus.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Olympic officials reached the decision out of concern for the global spread of COVID-19.
“We’ll be discussing trade, we’ll be discussing military,” among other items, Trump said as he sat across from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo for their discussions.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe disagreed, saying the missile tests violated U.N. Security Council resolutions and were “of great regret.”
The massive 60-70 pound silver trophy was specially crafted for the occasion.
Trump joked about Japan's "substantial edge" in trade, telling a group of businessmen, "Maybe that's why you like me so much."
The president was also nominated in 2017 and 2018, but officials determined that both nominations were forged.
The president also asked the reporter to "say hello to Shinzo," referencing Japan's prime minister.
He is on course to become the country's longest-serving leader.