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.

Obama (L) and Abe present wreaths on December 27, 2016 at the USS Arizona Memorial to honor the service members killed during the December 7, 1941 attacks on Pearl Harbor. Abe was the first Japanese prime minister to visit the USS Arizona Memorial. Photo by Jay M. Chu/U.S. Navy | License Photo
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