Jan 23, 2017 - Politics & Policy

Shinzo Abe: I trust Trump

Koji Sasahara / AP

"I believe President Trump understands the importance of free and fair trade, so I'd like to pursue his understanding on the strategic and economic importance of the TPP trade pact... [W]hen we met last time, I believed him to be trustworthy, this belief has not changed today."
ā€” Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to his Parliament's lower house
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