Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaking during a ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of the U.S. atomic attack at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park on August 6. Abe announced his resignation Thursday.

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers a speech during a ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of the bombing at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in Hiroshima, western Japan. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)