Trade put to one side, Trump and Abe do diplomacy over golf and sumo

U.S. President Donald Trump and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe play golf at Mobara Country Club in Mobara, Chiba prefecture, Japan May 26, 2019, in this photo taken by Kyodo. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS

TOKYO, Japan (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump kicked off the second day of a Japan visit on Sunday with a round of golf with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, engaging in personal diplomacy aimed at smoothing tough discussions over differences on trade, especially beef. Trump is unhappy with Japan’s large trade surplus and is considering […]

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