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Statement by the Prime Minister on the Japanese general election

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the Japanese general election:

“On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on his victory in yesterday’s general election in Japan.

“Canada and Japan are close partners with deep ties and shared values. We are both dynamic, prosperous democracies with citizens eager to thrive in the global economy.