Putin congratulated Abe on his reelection as Chairman of the LDP

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The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has congratulated Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe on his reelection as Chairman of the liberal democratic party of Japan, noting its high political authority.

«The results of the vote clearly demonstrates your highest political authority, the recognition of achievements in addressing the challenges facing the country. I sincerely congratulate you on reelection on the post of the Chairman of the liberal democratic party of Japan,» — said in a telegram to the Kremlin website.

Putin noted that the recent meeting with Abe in Vladivostok was constructive and useful.

«Of course, we will continue our dialogue, working together on pressing issues of bilateral, regional and global agenda», — Putin said.

The President also wished Abe good health, prosperity and new successes in party and state activities.

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