Japan’s Abe returns from second hospital visit, says to do his best at his job

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. (File photo: AP)

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday said he wanted to do everything to maintain his health and do his utmost at his job, making brief remarks following his return from a second hospital visit that has stoked concern about his health.

Abe, who has been the target of deepening speculation that he may resign due to his health issues, on Monday visited a Tokyo hospital for the second time within days.

He was speaking to reporters after returning to his official residence from the hospital.

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Last Update: Monday, 24 August 2020 KSA 08:24 - GMT 05:24