By: Eamonn Sheridan

Abe recorded a video message for the summiteers at Davos:  In the English message, Abe said, "I would imagine that you are rather sick of Japanese politics where leaders come and go almost as an annual event."    "Let me make a promise that I am not easily fading away," he said, adding, "I promise that I will come back to speak with you again next year and beyond." JIJI