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Abe busy in ASEAN blitz aimed at Beijing

Updated: 2013-11-18 06:58
By Wu Jiao, Zhang Yunbi in Beijing and Cai Hong in Tokyo ( China Daily)

Japanese leader sweeps Southeast Asian nations in less than a year

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has visited all ASEAN nations since he took office last December, a move analysts said aims to shore up Tokyo's ties with the region to counter China's rising presence.

With his latest visits to Cambodia and Laos over the weekend, Abe concluded a diplomacy blitz in Southeast Asia.

Abe busy in ASEAN blitz aimed at Beijing

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