"Japan's prime minister Shinzo Abe promised to break the diplomatic impasse with north Korea and to personally meet the country's dictator Kim Jong-Un."
"I want to achieve a diplomatic normalization by solving our unfortunate past," says Abe."
"When a meeting, to take place did not spell out Abe, who spoke at the opening of the japanese parliament. No desire to meet you has not been expressed officially from Pyongyang and the relationship between the countries has been strained for a long time."
"The softer tone from Abe comes a week after representatives of the Dprk, the united states and south Korea met in Sweden."
"A second summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un is planned for the end of February."