Since the 1980s, Japanese residents have regularly brought it to Pearl Harbor for the ceremony aimed at maintaining peace.
Police are investigating for any possible link to extremists
Australia, cooperating with Japan risks angering China, its biggest trading partner
Abe tells Obama he will focus on effect on Japan's security
The two countries' leaders are due to meet on Wednesday
The government said the economy continues to recover moderately on improvements in job and income conditions
The event on November 14-15 is expected to attract around 120,000 visitors
The two countries agreed to hold their first ever joint naval exercise, Kyodo News reported
The delivery is part of of a plan to provide Vietnam with six patrol vessels
Abe said he expected a "frank exchange" of views at the trilateral and added that he wanted Monday's meeting with Park to...