Shinzo Abe

Shinzo Abe is Prime Minister of Japan.

Copyright: Project Syndicate, 2019.

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G20 to tackle trade, data and the environment

On Friday, I will host the 2019 G20 summit in Osaka. Our agenda will focus on three key issues, each of which is particularly important for Asia.

June 26, 2019

Toward a union of hope, peace

At WWII’s close in the Pacific, we Japanese, with feelings of deep remorse, embarked on the path of rebuilding and renewing our country. Our predecessors’ actions brought great suffering to Asia’s peoples, and we must never avert our eyes from that.

May 02, 2015

Military transparency in Asia

We have all heard the saying, “Sunshine is the best disinfectant.” That is particularly true where Asian security is concerned.

June 24, 2014