Friday, December 09, 2016

Abe predecessor visited Pearl Harbor in 1951

"The news media widely reported this week that Shinzo Abe will be the first Japanese prime minister to visit Pearl Harbor when he goes later this month — but he won’t be.

"In 1951, then-Prime Minister Shigeru Yoshida made a brief visit during a stopover in Hawaii on the way home from San Francisco, where he had signed a peace treaty with the Allied powers and other nations." Continue reading: Abe predecessor visited Pearl Harbor in 1951 -- The Japan Times, Dec. 8, 2016