Japan’s new PM speaks to South Korean President on repairing relations

JAPAN’S new Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga acknowledged that relations with South Korea had deteriorated to a “very severe condition” today in talks with the latter’s President Moon Jae In — but appeared to rule out compromise on issues that divide them.

Former prime minister Shinzo Abe’s remilitarisation drive and efforts to overturn the country’s “peace constitution” — that outlaws war as a means of resolving disputes — suited Washington’s priority of...
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