Transcript for Obama Attends G-7 Summit
A President Obama is in Japan this morning where he's attending a G-7 summit before that meeting the president and other world leaders visited Japan's holiest shrine. ABC's outlet signs is traveling with the president. This morning President Obama and Japan's prime minister holiday shared a cordial moment planting a tree together at a sacred Japanese shrine. It was a stark contrast to their tense encounter last night the prime minister publicly chastise President Obama. For the murder of a young Japanese woman allegedly by a former US marine. Which now I and I feel profound resentments against this self centered and absolutely despicable crime. 32 year old Kenneth frankly nation's auto. An American civilian contractor is suspected of stabbing and strangling a twenty year old woman in Okinawa. The alleged murder sparked protest on the island where the US meat tainting large military presence. President Obama extended his condolences and promised the US would cooperate in the investigation. The United States. Is appalled by. Any violent crime that may have occurred. Or been carried out by any US personnel are US contractors. We consider it. Inexcusable. The president is in Japan meeting with world leaders at the G-7 summit terrorism maritime security and the global economy are on the agenda. Tomorrow he will make history in Hiroshima when he becomes the first American president to visit the site where the US dropped an atomic bomb during World War II. President Obama won't apologize for the decision to drop the atomic bomb more than seven years ago. But he Williams his speech to make its case for ridding the world of nuclear weapons. Aren't signs ABC news fishing.
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