Japanese prime minister lays wreaths at Hawaii cemeteries

Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, presents Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a pineapple-shaped ukulele at a dinner held in Abe's honor, Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, in Honolulu. Abe laid wreaths at various cemeteries and memorials Monday ahead of a visit to the site of the 1941 bombing that plunged the United States into World War II. The USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor will be closed to the public Tuesday when Abe visits the historic site, joined by U.S. President Barack Obama, who is vacationing in Hawaii with his family. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe laid wreaths at various cemeteries and memorials Monday ahead of a visit to the site of the 1941 bombing that plunged the United States into World War II.

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