PM Abe's message to U.S.: Japan no free-rider on defense, so be there for us

April 24, 2015 6:02 AM

3 0

PM Abe's message to U.S.: Japan no free-rider on defense, so be there for us

TOKYO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will send a clear message to the United States when he visits Washington next week: Japan is ready to take more responsibility for security on the world stage.

Behind that message, the conservative leader will want fresh assurances that America will show up if needed in any clash with China, conversations with politicians and experts show.

Read more

To category page

Loading...