Abe leaves legacy of ‘elevated’ Canada-Japan relationship, says ambassador
Some credit former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe with saving Canada's Pacific Rim trade deal after the Trump administration pulled out of negotiations.
Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe was assassinated during a political rally in Nara, Japan on July 8. He is pictured at a press conference during an April 2019 visit to Ottawa alongside Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade