Golf diplomacy: Trump oks Abe’s offer to mediate US-Iran tensions

Sources in Tokyo report that President Donald Trump reacted positively to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s decision to visit Iran in June in an effort to mediate tensions between Washington and Tehran. The conversation is said to have taken place on Sunday during the leaders’ golf match,  before Trump became the first foreign leader to be received by the new king and queen of Japan. He is quoted as urging Abe to set out for Tehran as soon as possible.

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4 thoughts on “Golf diplomacy: Trump oks Abe’s offer to mediate US-Iran tensions

  • May 27, 2019 @ 11:11 at 11:11
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    From the Debka article:

    ” He is quoted as urging Abe to set out for Tehran as soon as possible.”

    Does one get a sense of urgency here?

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  • May 27, 2019 @ 16:06 at 16:06
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    yet Japans illegal weapons program polluted the whole earth and kills the Pacific ocean

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    • May 27, 2019 @ 17:24 at 17:24
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      It’s from the earthquake and then the aftermath of that with the nuclear power plant meltdown that is poisoning the ocean?.

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  • May 27, 2019 @ 17:25 at 17:25
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    It’s from the earthquake and then the aftermath of that with the nuclear power plant meltdown that is poisoning the ocean?.

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