Meeting before a Group of Seven summit, Trump and Abe dedicated much of their discussion to the issue, aides said.
Japan and the USA will cooperate on enhanced North Korea sanctions, targeting entities that help the North's weapons programs according to a White House press release issued on Friday. "In my discussions with senior officials in both South Korea and the U.S., the view was that should North Korea ever be recognised as a nuclear weapons state, then Japan and (South) Korea would have little option than to develop their own nuclear weapons capability", she said. It's a big problem, it's a world problem and it will be solved. It's a world problem.
Mr Trump has vowed to prevent the country from being able to hit the United States with a nuclear missile, a capability experts say Pyongyang could have some time after 2020.
That's according to a White House readout of the pair's meeting today ahead of the G-7 summit of wealthy nations.
"It is the time for the global community to jointly pile pressure [on North Korea]", Abe said.
Abe told leaders that "at this moment, maintaining pressure is necessary", and "China has significant influence and a major role and Prime Minister Abe said China should take an even larger role", Maruyama said.
But Beijing, the North's main trade partner, has made clear that the push for diplomatic talks - not imposing more sanctions - is the priority.
The US is anxious that if North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un is not stopped, other countries in the region including Japan and South Korea would be compelled to seek their own nuclear capability as a defence measure. G7 urged Pyongyang to comply in full with all relevant UN Security Council resolutions and to abandon all its nuclear and ballistic missile tests.
The father has not been charged and was only detained for questioning, Special Deterrent force spokesman Ahmed bin Salem said. The arrests come after Prime Minister Theresa May raised the terror threat level to " critical ", the highest setting.
So, you want all your players here, especially your great ones who facilitate that for you, but you coach who's here". Beckham has not been with the Giants this week for the first three voluntary OTA workouts.
All were left in awe of this powerful performance. " Glee " alum Lea Michele introduced and praised Dion for her poise and talent. In an interview with Billboard , Dion also shared that had it not been for her husband , she may have never sang the song.
Indonesian police say that pressure cookers were used in the blasts in Jakarta the night of May 24 that killed three policemen. A suspicious package has forced the partial evacuation of a terminal at Newark Liberty International Airport.
Now, if you're wondering how this technology differs from rollable or previously touted flexible displays here's some detail. However, The Korea Herald also mentions two other Samsung panels which we could see being employed sooner on mobile.
The Liberty Counsel is a nonprofit litigation, education and policy group "dedicated to advancing religious freedom". Given the competing claims, the US and most countries maintain embassies in Tel Aviv, not Jerusalem .
The court heard the articles alleged Wilson had lied about her age and background, which cost her prestigious roles in hit movies. Tweets sent by Ms Wilson outing another journalist at Bauer Media supposedly contacting her grandmother were also read in court.
TV stations and magazines are fighting for the first interview and going to extreme measures in their efforts to get close to her. ABC News reported that Schapelle Corby's home will receive extra police protection ahead of her long-awaited return home.
Abedi's father was allegedly a member of the al-Qaida-backed Libyan Islamic Fighting group in the 1990s - a claim he denies. Her Manchester Arena concert on Monday night had just ended when a bomb was set off in the foyer, killing 22 people.
The Labour Party is proposing to commit an extra £25.3bn for education, funded from extra tax revenue. Asked if he could see himself as party leader in the future, he declined to answer.
Predators hoping to advance to first-ever Stanley Cup Final
Game coverage drops the puck at 7pm with the Voice of the Predators Pete Weber on the Predators Radio Network across the midsouth. If he's able to play, the Predators likely will try to test his movement. "And then we'll make a decision based off that".
Golden State expects to face Cleveland
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Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty
Under former Speaker John Boehner, House Republicans sued the Obama administration to prevent it from doling out the subsidies. According to the motion, legislators and the administration are still working on ways to avoid a legal ruling on the case.
Fans reflect on life, legacy of rock legend Gregg Allman
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Survivors tell of horror during Egypt bus attack
The east Libyan air force said Friday the strikes were targeting al-Qaeda linked forces and did not mention Islamic State. The targeted enclave presumably had hosted the perpetrators of the Minya terror attack against Christians in Egypt .
James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win
CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James' frustrating night kept going after one of the worst playoff games of his splendid career. But the Celtics have the No. 1 pick in the draft, along with the salary cap space to sign a top free agent.
Trump to decide on Paris accord next week
But the leaders hoped that the summit would focus more on Europe's migration crisis and the problems of neighbouring Africa. His top economic and national security advisers refused to answer questions about Kushner during a press briefing Saturday.
Magic hire Weltman to head basketball operations
We feel Jeff is a tremendous long-term fit and brings great experience, strong values and a successful track record. They have not made the playoffs in the past five seasons.? The Magic, who went 29-53 past year , have pick Nos.
Supreme Court Strikes down N. Carolina's Racial Gerrymander
At the same time, race can't be the predominant factor without very strong reasons, under a series of high court decisions. On the one hand, the courts forbid states from making race the predominate factor during the redistricting process.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Review
Dead Men is still expected to pillage the box office; Rotten Tomatoes reports 98 percent of its visitors want to see the film . The part with the mermaids, from the series' 2011 entry, is excellent, as programmatic big-budget adventure filmmaking goes.