Bibi's Footsteps? Abe First Japanese PM to Address CongressBoehner invites Abe, as Japan unveils largest warship since WWII as part of military buildup Abe is leading alongside Israel alliance.
Japan Pledges $15.5M Against Mideast TerrorismTokyo hopes shows its continued resolve against ISIS despite beheading of two Japanese men.
ISIS 'Wake-up Call' May Change 'Pacifist' JapanExperts agree Japan caught off-guard by ISIS beheadings, will now boost foreign intel, push debate on constitutional change for war powers.
Will Japan go to War against ISIS?Abe vows to 'punish' ISIS terrorists after dual beheadings, but can he get around the constitution? Arutz Sheva finds out.
Netanyahu Sends Condolence Letter to Abe Over ISIS Murders'Cold-blooded murders' of Japanese hostages 'a chilling reminder' of importance of worldwide fight against ISIS, Netanyahu writes.
Japanese PM: We Will Never Forgive TerroristsShinzo Abe denounces ISIS's "heinous and despicable terrorist acts" after group releases video showing execution of hostage.
Japanese PM Calls ISIS Threat 'Utterly Despicable'Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe saye he is "appalled" by ISIS threat to kill a Japanese hostage within 24 hours.
ISIS Confirms it Executed Japanese HostageTerror group's representatives state on radio that they executed Haruna Yukawa, after ransom deadline expired.
Obama Expresses Solidarity with JapanDuring official visit to India, US President Obama phones Japanese PM to offer condolences and convey solidarity with the Asian nation.
Japan: Video Showing ISIS Execution 'Highly Credible'Japan's PM says the credibility of a video announcing the execution of a Japanese hostage by ISIS is "high".
World Leaders Call for ISIS to Release Japanese HostageUS President, British Prime Minister condemn new ISIS video of Kenji Goto begging for his life Saturday night, ISIS's 'murderous barbarity.'
'I'm Entering ISIS Territory, the Responsibility is Mine'Poignant video reveals captive journalist speaking before entering Syria; Abe admits Japan in 'race against time' to save 2 ISIS hostages.
How Have Israel and Japan Become Key Allies in Less Than a Year?Abe's visit caps off a dizzying growth in bilateral ties, and heralds 'a new era' - what has been accomplished and what is on the docket?
Japanese PM Vows to 'Lead and Solve the Hostage Crisis'Before leaving Israel ahead of schedule, Abe outlines steps he is taking to confront ISIS threats to behead 2 Japanese nationals.
Japanese Gov't: 'We Will Not Give in to Terrorism''Taking people hostage is unforgivable and I feel strong anger,' Tokyo spokesman says after ISIS releases ransom video.
Rivlin to Japanese PM: We are Suffering a TragedyPresident Reuven Rivlin greets Japan's PM Shinzo Abe Monday and reiterates importance of bringing Israel-Palestinian conflict to an end.
'Israel and Japan: Two Democracies Threatened by Rogue States'Israeli and Japanese PMs hail friendship and new era of bilateral ties during historic visit, noting mutual interests and threats.
Japanese PM: Technology, Counter-terror Partnership with IsraelIn historic visit to Israel, Abe and Netanyahu discuss rapid expanse in ties, from technology to economics, counter-terror to diplomacy.
Japan PM Begins 3-Day Trip to Israel, RamallahNetanyahu is reportedly planning to discuss the ICC probe of Israel's 'war crimes' with Shinzo Abe, whose country is a major ICC donor.
PM: Forget Europe, We're Doing Business with AsiaPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu suggested Sunday that Israeli businesspeople change their focus from Western Europe to other areas.
Japanese PM to Make Historical Israel Visit Solidifying TiesSealing the deal as Israel-Japan alliance takes shape, Abe will bring 30 companies to expand bilateral ties and counter-terror cooperation.
'We Cannot Let the Ayatollahs Win'Netanyahu, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe commiserate on their shared nuclear threats: Iran and North Korea.
Iran Seen on Agenda as Netanyahu Visits JapanJapan, one of Iran's biggest oil export markets, has maintained friendly relations with it through its years of ostracism.
Japan's PM Visits Anne Frank Museum After VandalismJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the Anne Frank museum in Amsterdam, weeks after vandalism of her diary in Tokyo.