Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Steps Down from Office, Cites Health Reasons
Friday, 28 August 2020 Pointing to his declining health status, Shinzo Abe, the longest serving premier of Japan announced that he was resigning from office. Abe is suffering from chronic colitis, ending his stint as leader of the world’s third-largest economy.
Japan's Yoshihide Suga was voted prime minister by parliament on Wednesday to become the country's first new leader in nearly eight years, appointing a new cabinet that kept about half of the familiar..
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe underwent a medical check-up this week at Keio University Hospital in Tokyo amid concern about his health. Abe has been in... Eurasia Review Also reported by •Mid-Day