Obama, Japan's Abe to seek reconciliation at Pearl Harbor

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe offers a toasts to guests 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)HONOLULU (AP) — Putting 75 years of resentment behind them, the leaders of the United States and Japan are coming together at Pearl Harbor for a historic pilgrimage to the site where a devastating surprise attack sent America marching into World War II.

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