Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe resigns after 7 years in power

Share to friends472SharesAfter a record seven years and eight months in power, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday announced his resignation, citing ill-health after a recurrence of ulcerative colitis. “I have decided to step down from the post of the prime minister,” Abe said in a news conference August 28. Abe addressed his health after … Continue reading Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe resigns after 7 years in power