These photographs are a record of the various diplomatic activities of Prime Minister Abe in spring 2014. The prime minister was able to meet with the leaders of many countries and engage in meaningful discussions with them on a variety of issues. On an official tour of Europe from late April to early May, Prime Minister Abe also gave presentations in a number of locations. (Details of his speeches at the headquarters of OECD and NATO are given on the following pages.)
Meeting with other leaders of the G7 during the Nuclear Security
Summit held in the Hague, Netherlands.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives a personalized uniform of the Japan women’s national soccer team during the Japan-Germany Summit Meeting.
Shaking hands with President Obama at Japan-U.S. Summit Meeting.
The prime minister pays an informal visit to President Anibal Cavaco Silva during a trip to Portugal.
Visiting the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral with Spanish President Mariano Rajoy during a tour of sites in the city.
Attending a reception featuring Japanese cuisine with French President
François Hollande during a visit to France.