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Japan PM Abe Lays Wreaths at Hawaii Memorials Ahead of Pearl Harbor Visit

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe laid wreaths at several memorials Monday ahead of his Tuesday meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama at the Pearl Harbor memorial honoring the 2,400 people killed by a Japanese attack in 1941. Abe will be the first Japanese prime minister to visit the memorial, but his staff has made it clear the purpose of the trip is not to apologize for the attack that launched the U.S. into World War II. Instead, Abe wants to show how U.S.-Japan relations have...

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