Trump says he is guest of honor at Japan’s ‘biggest event’ in ‘over 200 years’

Trump presents ‘President’s Cup’ to sumo champion in Tokyo//Crimson Tazvinzwa

Among the current crop of world leaders, US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have something of a unique relationship.

The pair are regular golf buddies and Mr Abe has not missed any opportunity to interact with Mr Trump: they have had more than 40 conversations – in phone and in person – during the Trump presidency.