Trump and Abe also appeared to agree to disagree on the issue of steel and aluminum imports. Abe argued during the press conference that Japanese imports ``would not exert any negative influence'' on the security of the United States and said the high quality of Japan's steel and aluminum products would be difficult to replace.
Robert Mueller has been investigating possible collusion between Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russian officials, as well as possible obstruction of justice.
Chinese state media has said the drills were a direct response to "provocations" by Taiwan leaders related to what China fears are moves to push for the self-ruled island's formal independence.
China has to tackle two challenges: the overall rebalancing of its economy, and the issue of vertical imbalance in the public finances, the IMF has said.
Donald trump said, "I don't want to go back into TPP, but if they offered us a deal that I can't refuse, on behalf of the United States, I would do it." TPP is an ambitious trade agreement involving 12 countries.
Raul Castro announced his departure several years ago and has long signalled that Diaz-Canel, a 57-year-old Communist Party stalwart, was his likely successor, carefully managing the transition to ensure political continuity.
The White House has consistently said Donald Trump denies the affair.
The United States, France and Britain blamed Syrian President Bashar Assad for the attack that reportedly killed at least 40 people, and they conducted airstrikes Friday on Syrian chemical sites.
In a statement, the Puerto Rican Electric Power Authority, known as PREPA, said "technical personnel" were working to determine a cause and expected to restore service in 24 to 36 hours.
Proposes economic corridor through Himalayas connecting India, Nepal & China
Raul Castro, 86, is stepping down after 10 years in office. The National Assembly was due to vote later in the day on the proposal to replace him with Diaz-Canel, a 57-year-old engineer who is currently first vice president.
California's governor Democrat Jerry Brown has said he's nearing agreement on the state joining Trump's large-scale deployment along the Mexican border.
Wang said China and Nepal have already signed an MOU on the China's multi-billion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in which connectivity cooperation is a part.
The US is doing so as Islamabad has already imposed similar restrictions on US diplomats in Pakistan, the DawnNews reported quoting a senior State Department official.
Former PM Khalida Zia's "convicted fugitive" son, Tarique Rahman was put behind bars by military-backed interim government, but he was allowed by Supreme Court to take an overseas tour for medical treatment at the fag end of regime.
Much about the April 7 suspected chemical attack in Douma, just east of Damascus, remains unknown, including the exact death toll, because of the lack of an independent investigation.
Police in the German capital said on Twitter that all buildings in an 800-meter (875-yard) radius around the site will have to be evacuated on Friday morning as a precaution. The central station, a major hub for long-distance trains, is just inside that area.
South Korea and a U.S.-led U.N. force are technically still at war with North Korea and the idea of an official peace deal to change that is neither new, nor something that can be resolved in a single inter-Korean summit, analysts say.
China routinely denies repression in Xinjiang and officials do not publicly acknowledge the existence of mass detentions at the region's network of political re-education centres.
Unlike Kim Jong Un's father - the identity of his mother was long kept a state secret - Kim has appeared with his wife fairly frequently since their first official outing together, to an amusement park in 2012.