Japan PM Abe: S Korea move to end intelligence pact damages trust | Japan News | Al Jazeera

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has denounced South Korea’s decision to end an intelligence-sharing pact between the two countries, saying such action “damages trust” with Tokyo.South Korea officially informed Japan on Friday of its decision to scrap the 2016 agreement, further straining ties amid a dispute over South Koreans pressed into forced labour during Japan’s wartime occupation of Korea.Abe accused Seoul of not keeping past promises and vowed to work closely with the United States for regional peace.

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