December 01, 2023

Shinzo Abe “supports” Trump decision to cancel DPRK-U.S. summit: Kyodo

International reaction to surprise cancellation more mixed, however

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday expressed support for U.S. President Donald Trump’s surprise cancellation of a planned June 12 summit with Kim Jong Un, in comments carried by Kyodo News.

He also said he hoped to discuss the issue with President Trump over the phone in the coming week.