Moments from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's career(35 images)

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced his resignation from the office on Friday, citing health reasons. The nation's longest-serving prime minister, Abe, 65, said he will remain until a successor is found. Here's a look back at his political career.

Abe answers question from leader of the Democratic Party, Katsuya Okada, during the debates with party leader at the Lower House of the Diet in Tokyo on May 18, 2016. Photo by Keizo Mori/UPI | License Photo
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