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President Obama, left, shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe before a private dinner at Sukiyabashi Jiro restaurant in Tokyo on April 23.  Obama landed in Tokyo on April 23 to launch an Asian tour dedicated to reinvigorating his policy of "rebalancing" US foreign policy towards a dynamic Asia. Sukiyabashi Jiro's less-than-plush surroundings notwithstanding, it is the proud possessor of three Michelin stars, and people flock to pay a minimum $300 for 20 pieces of sushi chosen by the 88-year-old patron, Jiro Ono.
President Obama, left, shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe before a private dinner at Sukiyabashi Jiro restaurant in Tokyo on April 23.  Obama landed in Tokyo on April 23 to launch an Asian tour dedicated to reinvigorating his policy of "rebalancing" US foreign policy towards a dynamic Asia. Sukiyabashi Jiro's less-than-plush surroundings notwithstanding, it is the proud possessor of three Michelin stars, and people flock to pay a minimum $300 for 20 pieces of sushi chosen by the 88-year-old patron, Jiro Ono.

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