German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters

German Chancellor Merkel reminds Japan to deal with history of second world war

German chancellor's comment comes as Abe to issue statement on defeat

Topic |   Legacy of war in Asia
German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
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