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Did Trump and Abe just launch a new chapter in US-Japan relations? - Washington Post

President Trump got off to a rocky foreign policy start in his first three weeks in office. Has he found a new friend in Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who met with Trump in Washington on Friday and then traveled with the president to Florida to ...and more »

Trump and Abe hit the fairways — largely out of public view — at a Trump golf club in Florida - Washington Post

JUPITER, Fla. — President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe largely disappeared from public view for more than three hours here Saturday at one of Trump's signature golf courses for what was billed as some fairways diplomacy. Trump, wearing ...and more »

Relief in Japan After Shinzo Abe's Visit With Trump - New York Times

TOKYO — In many respects, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's trip to Washington and Florida to meet and play golf with President Trump went as well as the Japanese leader could have hoped. Sure, there was an awkward handshake between the two leaders that may ...and more »

A Presidential Golf Outing, With a Twist: Trump Owns the Place - New York Times

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Black plastic covered the doors and windows in an ornate suite at one of President Trump's resorts on Saturday, as he bonded with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan over a round of golf on a pristine day. The covering blocked ...and more »

Trump and Japan's Abe tee off at Florida golf course - CBS News

Last Updated Feb 11, 2017 8:33 PM EST. JUPITER, Florida -- President Donald Trump has long boasted about his prowess on the golf course. Now he's putting his game to work. The president spent his Saturday morning golfing with Japanese Prime Minister ...and more »

Trump and the art of the super-awkward handshake - Washington Post

In February, we wrote about President Trump's “intense” handshakes. Trump has a habit of sharing awkward, intense and sometimes downright strange handshakes with world leaders and U.S. officials. Trump had yet another handshake incident Thursday, but ...and more »

Trump reaffirms US-Japan security alliance in bid to soothe fears in Tokyo - Washington Post

President Trump pledged Friday that his administration remains committed to maintaining the United States' long-standing security alliance with Japan, aiming to calm jitters in Tokyo over his inflammatory rhetoric on the campaign trail. In a news ...and more »

In Welcoming Shinzo Abe, Trump Affirms US Commitment to Defending Japan - New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump pledged close security and economic cooperation with Japan on Friday, opening an elaborate multiday work-and-play visit with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that is intended to showcase a warm rapport with a central player in ...and more »

Japan PM Shinzo Abe's diplomatic hole in one with Trump - BBC News

Shinzo Abe's golf diplomacy in Florida charts a path for foreign leaders with the Trump administration: use strategic patience and reap rewards (though remember, you could always end up in the sand traps). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US ...and more »

Black plastic covers windows, blocking reporters' views of Trump golfing - USA TODAY

Reporters who are supposed to keep an eye on President Trump couldn't see him Saturday morning. White House reporters tasked with covering Trump tweeted they were holed up in a clubhouse basement of the luxurious Trump National Jupiter Golf Club & Spa ...and more »