Japan PM agrees with Obama to fortify alliance
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday he reached an agreement with U.S. President Barack Obama on strengthening the Japan-U.S. alliance.
"We have reached a complete agreement" on the assessments of the alliance and its future direction, Abe told reporters after having a summit meeting with Obama.
"I would like to declare with confidence that trust and strong bond of the Japan-U.S. alliance has revived completely."
(Reporting by Kiyoshi Takenaka; Editing by Vicki Allen)
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