Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe toasts during a lunch after a meeting at Casa Rosada presidential palace in Buenos Aires on November 21, 2016. / AFP / EITAN ABRAMOVICH (Photo credit should read EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images)
Japanese PM heading to Middle East as planned
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is proceeding as planned with a trip to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Oman from the weekend, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday.
Media had reported this week the trip could be canceled amid heightened tensions in the Middle East.
The National Bureau for defending land and resisting settlements stated in its latest weekly report …