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Winter 2016

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited New York City to attend the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly and delivered an address at the General Debate (September 2016). Prime Minister Abe, visiting Vientiane, Laos, to attend the ASEAN-related Summit Meetings and other events, attended the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit Meeting, where he observed a demonstration of traditional embroidery techniques of the Luang Prabang area (September 2016).



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