FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a meeting on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Russia. Abe is to travel to China later in October, 2018 for his first formal visit in seven years, in a further sign of improving relations between the regional rivals.
FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a meeting on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Russia. Abe is to travel to China later in October, 2018 for his first formal visit in seven years, in a further sign of improving relations between the regional rivals. Xinhua via AP, File Xie Huanchi
FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a meeting on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Russia. Abe is to travel to China later in October, 2018 for his first formal visit in seven years, in a further sign of improving relations between the regional rivals. Xinhua via AP, File Xie Huanchi

Japanese PM Abe to visit China in sign of improved relations

October 12, 2018 07:22 AM