Cheers and flowers as Abe leaves office

Video Credit: Reuters Studio - Duration: 01:22s - Published
Cheers and flowers as Abe leaves office

Cheers and flowers as Abe leaves office

Japan's longest-serving prime minister Shinzo Abe and his cabinet resigned on Wednesday clearing the way for Yoshihide Suga to take over as successor, ahead of Suga's election as Japan's new prime minister in parliament.

You Might Like

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Shinzo Abe Shinzo Abe 90th and 98th Prime Minister of Japan

Japan’s ex-PM Abe visits controversial Tokyo shrine

Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he has visited a shrine viewed by China and both Koreas as a symbol of wartime aggression. Abe’s visit Saturday,..

Yasukuni Shrine: Japan's ex-PM Abe visits controversial memorial

Shinzo Abe, who last visited the Yasukuni Shrine in 2013, made the trip days after stepping down.
BBC News
Suga takes the reins from Abe as new PM [Video]

Suga takes the reins from Abe as new PM

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 faces from predecessor Shinzo Abe's lineup. Emer McCarthy reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 02:09Published

Yoshihide Suga Yoshihide Suga 99th Prime Minister of Japan

Japan's Suga holds 1st phone talks with Trump as leader

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga held his first talks with U.S. President Donald Trump since he took office, a diplomatic phone call that..

New Japanese PM gets word out: He supports Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO : Japan's new prime minister has gotten the word out to the president of the International Olympic Committee that he is behind next year's delayed Tokyo..

Tweets about this


Benjy Renton Trump on Shinzo Abe: "He's going to be leaving office very soon, like in a day." Abe: Peace! 2 days ago


One News Page Cheers and flowers as Abe leaves office: #YoshihideSuga 3 days ago