Abe and trump discussed by telephone the results of the midterm elections in the United States

© AFP 2018 / Nicholas Compresident USA Donald trump and the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe. Archival photoAbe and trump discussed by telephone the results of the midterm elections in the United States© 2018 AFP / Nicholas Kamm

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe spoke on Friday by telephone with U.S. President Donald trump, reports the news Agency Kyodo.

According to him, it is assumed that «the results of the midterm elections in the US, they confirmed their commitment to work closely on North Korean issues and to strengthen the Japan-us Alliance».

On Tuesday in the United States underwent a mid-term congressional elections, according to their results, the majority in the house of representatives went to the Democrats, the Republicans held the majority in the Senate.

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