U.S. President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrive for a joint news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday ahead of this week's Group of Seven summit, a Japanese Foreign Ministry source said, with one topic being how to prevent crime by workers from U.S. military bases.A U.S. civilian working on a base on Okinawa island was arrested last week in connection with the murder of a Japanese woman. The rape of a Japanese schoolgirl by U.S. military personnel in 1995 sparked huge anti-base demonstrations.Obama is also set to make a historic visit to Hiroshima, site of the world's first atomic bombing, Friday, after attending the G7 summit.
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