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The Courier Mail
Scandal-hit Abe party set to win electionLiberal Democratic Party (LDP) is expected to score a victory in general electi
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 minutes ago
Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) is expected to score a victory in general elections on Sunday, after Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike drove a wedge into the main opposition party. The ruling LDP and its junior coalition partner Komeito are... Read more
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News.com.au
Scandal-hit Abe party set to win electionLiberal Democratic Party (LDP) is expected to score a victory in general electi
News.com.au / Posted 35 minutes ago
Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) is expected to score a victory in general elections on Sunday, after Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike drove a wedge into the main opposition party. The ruling LDP and its junior coalition partner Komeito are... Read more
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18h
The Borneo Post
‘Vanishing village’ looks to Japan’s LDP for survivalelection pits Mr Abe’s LDP-led coalition against two brand new parties: the Par
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 hours ago
election pits Mr Abe’s LDP-led coalition against two brand new parties: the Party of Hope headed by popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike; and the centre-left Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, which emerged from a breakup of the traditional... Read more
20h
Channel NewsAsia
Japan ruling coalition seen winning around 2/3 majority - Kyodoin Sunday's general election, a survey by Kyodo news agency showed, as its cons
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
in Sunday's general election, a survey by Kyodo news agency showed, as its conservative rival led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike appeared to lose momentum. Japanese go to the polls on Sunday to elect representatives for the country's... Read more
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20h
Reuters
Japan ruling coalition seen winning around two-thirds majority: Kyodoin Sunday’s general election, a survey by Kyodo news agency showed, as its cons
Reuters / Posted 20 hours ago
in Sunday’s general election, a survey by Kyodo news agency showed, as its conservative rival led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike appeared to lose momentum. Japanese go to the polls on Sunday to elect representatives for the country’s... Read more
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Reuters
'Vanishing village' looks to Japan's LDP for survivalelection pits Abe’s LDP-led coalition against two brand new parties: the Party
Reuters / Posted yesterday
election pits Abe’s LDP-led coalition against two brand new parties: the Party of Hope headed by popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike; and the center-left Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, which emerged from a breakup of the traditional... Read more
2d
The Hindu
In Japan, parties of little hopeelection for October 22, more than a year ahead of schedule. Since then, Mr. A
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
election for October 22, more than a year ahead of schedule. Since then, Mr. Abe’s most prominent rival, Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, has launched a new party, Kibō no Tō or Party of Hope; the main opposition, the Democratic Party (DP) of Japan,... Read more
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2d
The Courier Mail
Japan ruling bloc heads for big windon't want him to keep his job. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
don't want him to keep his job. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by an upstart party led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, a divided opposition and jitters about a volatile North Korea, political analysts say. Abe's Liberal... Read more
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Weekly Times
Japan ruling bloc heads for big windon't want him to keep his job. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
don't want him to keep his job. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by an upstart party led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, a divided opposition and jitters about a volatile North Korea, political analysts say. Abe's Liberal... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japan ruling bloc heads for big election win despite voter distaste for PM Abe - polla media survey showed on Monday. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge b
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
a media survey showed on Monday. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by an upstart party led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, a divided opposition and jitters about a volatile North Korea that incline wary voters toward a safe pair of... Read more
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2d
Adelaide Now
Japan ruling bloc heads for big windon't want him to keep his job. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
don't want him to keep his job. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by an upstart party led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, a divided opposition and jitters about a volatile North Korea, political analysts say. Abe's Liberal... Read more
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News.com.au
Japan ruling bloc heads for big windon't want him to keep his job. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
don't want him to keep his job. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by an upstart party led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, a divided opposition and jitters about a volatile North Korea, political analysts say. Abe's Liberal... Read more
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2d
Reuters
Japan ruling bloc heads for big election win despite voter distaste for PM Abea media survey showed on Monday. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge b
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
a media survey showed on Monday. Behind that paradox is a fizzling challenge by an upstart party led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, a divided opposition and jitters about a volatile North Korea that incline wary voters toward a safe pair of... Read more
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4d
NZCity
Japan election campaigns 'a little bit old-fashioned' with strict laws and billboard bansin 2013 to allow campaigning on social media, but major parties seem loath to a
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
in 2013 to allow campaigning on social media, but major parties seem loath to adapt to new ways. The Governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike, made headlines early on during the campaign when she started a new party to spoil Prime Minister Abe's... Read more
4d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Japan election campaigns 'a little bit old-fashioned'in 2013 to allow campaigning on social media, but major parties seem loath to a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
in 2013 to allow campaigning on social media, but major parties seem loath to adapt to new ways. The Governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike, made headlines early on during the campaign when she started a new party to spoil Prime Minister Abe's... Read more
5d
San Francisco Chronicle
Editor selections from the past week in AsiaMuslims. Ruling Liberal Democratic Party leader and Japan's Prime Minister Shi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Muslims. Ruling Liberal Democratic Party leader and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe spoke as Party of Hope leader Yuriko Koike and other leaders listen during their debate before the lower house elections later this month. This gallery... Read more
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5d
Reuters
Economists oppose Japan PM's plan to use sales tax revenue for educationTuesday in a race that pits Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) against the fl
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday in a race that pits Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) against the fledgling Party of Hope led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike and other smaller parties contesting seats in Japan’s more powerful lower house of parliament. Abe promises to... Read more
5d
Reuters
Economists oppose Japan PM's plan to use sales tax revenue for educationTuesday in a race that pits Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) against the fl
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday in a race that pits Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) against the fledgling Party of Hope led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike and other smaller parties contesting seats in Japan’s more powerful lower house of parliament. Abe promises to... Read more
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The Hill
All quiet on Japan’s election fronthas thus redrawn Japan’s political landscape albeit with an unintended conseque
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
has thus redrawn Japan’s political landscape albeit with an unintended consequence: the emergence of the Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike. Koike rose suddenly from Japan’s widespread ennui surrounding the country’s club of gray-haired male elites and... Read more
6d
asianage
Shinzo Abe likely to get two-thirds majority in Japan's upcoming election: surveysmajority in Japan's forthcoming election, surveys suggested on Thursday, as a n
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
majority in Japan's forthcoming election, surveys suggested on Thursday, as a new party founded by popular Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike runs out of steam. Abe's conservative Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and its junior coalition partner Komeito... Read more
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6d
The Economic Times
PM Shinzo Abe nears two-thirds majority in Japan election: pollsmajority in Japan's forthcoming election, surveys suggested Thursday, as a new
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
majority in Japan's forthcoming election, surveys suggested Thursday, as a new party founded by popular Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike runs out of steam. Abe's conservative Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and its junior coalition partner Komeito... Read more
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7d
WA Today
Japan election campaign starts without the woman who shook up Japanese politicson Tuesday, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urging voters to give him more time
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
on Tuesday, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urging voters to give him more time to work on the recovery while his rival Yuriko Koike vowed to scrap a planned consumption tax increase. But the October 22 election is shaping to be much less of a... Read more
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7d
The Age
Japan election campaign starts without the woman who shook up Japanese politicson Tuesday, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urging voters to give him more time
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
on Tuesday, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urging voters to give him more time to work on the recovery while his rival Yuriko Koike vowed to scrap a planned consumption tax increase. But the October 22 election is shaping to be much less of a... Read more
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7d
Sydney Morning Herald
Japan election campaign starts without the woman who shook up Japanese politicson Tuesday, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urging voters to give him more time
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
on Tuesday, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urging voters to give him more time to work on the recovery while his rival Yuriko Koike vowed to scrap a planned consumption tax increase. But the October 22 election is shaping to be much less of a... Read more
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8d
Market Watch
3 things to know about Japan’s snap electionvote, two new parties entered the Japanese political scene to face off with Abe
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
vote, two new parties entered the Japanese political scene to face off with Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party. Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is running for her recently founded Party of Hope, pledging popular measures such freezing sales tax and phasing... Read more
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8d
Channel NewsAsia
Japan's Koike - a political paradox shakes things up ahead of pollTOKYO: Japan's Yuriko Koike says she went into politics to be a player, not a b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
TOKYO: Japan's Yuriko Koike says she went into politics to be a player, not a bystander. Now Tokyo's first female governor is shaking things up as her new "Party of Hope" challenges Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc in an Oct. 22 poll, called... Read more
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8d
Channel NewsAsia
Japan's Koike: a political paradox shakes things up ahead of pollTOKYO: Japan's Yuriko Koike says she went into politics to be a player, not a b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
TOKYO: Japan's Yuriko Koike says she went into politics to be a player, not a bystander. Now Tokyo's first female governor is shaking things up as her new "Party of Hope" challenges Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc in an Oct. 22 poll, called... Read more
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8d
express
Japanese election: Abe opens campaign and attempts to fight off ‘crony’ smearschallenge from an upstart new party to extend his near-five year hold on power.
express / Posted 8 days ago
challenge from an upstart new party to extend his near-five year hold on power. Mr Abe is facing popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike (L) in the election The October 22 election pits Mr Abe's Liberal Democratic Party-led coalition against the... Read more
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8d
WBOC Salisbury
Japan's leader pledges stability as election campaign beginspartner, Komei, are expected to win a majority, a surging new conservative grou
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
partner, Komei, are expected to win a majority, a surging new conservative group, the Party of Hope, led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, and a liberal-leaning Constitutional Democratic Party are likely to take some seats away. The two new groups... Read more
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8d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Japan's leader pledges stability as election campaign beginspartner, Komei, are expected to win a majority, a surging new conservative grou
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
partner, Komei, are expected to win a majority, a surging new conservative group, the Party of Hope, led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, and a liberal-leaning Constitutional Democratic Party are likely to take some seats away. The two new groups... Read more
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8d
The Register Citizen
Japan's leader pledges stability as election campaign beginspartner, Komei, are expected to win a majority, a surging new conservative grou
The Register Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
partner, Komei, are expected to win a majority, a surging new conservative group, the Party of Hope, led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, and a liberal-leaning Constitutional Democratic Party are likely to take some seats away. The two new groups... Read more
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8d
Gulf News
Abe, Koike trade blows as Japan election campaign kicks offJapanese PM urges voters to consider his policies, rather than catchy sound bit
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
Japanese PM urges voters to consider his policies, rather than catchy sound bites Tokyo: Tokyo’s popular governor Yuriko Koike and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe traded barbs on Tuesday as the gloves came off for the official start of a snap election... Read more
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8d
Channel NewsAsia
Gloves off as Japan election campaign startsTOKYO: Tokyo's popular governor Yuriko Koike launched a bitter attack on Prime
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
TOKYO: Tokyo's popular governor Yuriko Koike launched a bitter attack on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Tuesday (Oct 10) as the gloves came off for the official start of a snap election campaign in the world's third-largest economy. Conservative premier... Read more
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8d
Reuters
Election campaigning underway in Japan as Abe takes on HopeLiberal Democratic Party-led coalition against the less than one-month-old Part
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
Liberal Democratic Party-led coalition against the less than one-month-old Party of Hope headed by popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, a former LDP lawmaker often floated as a possible first female premier. Abe says he needs to renew his mandate... Read more
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8d
DW
Japan election: PM Shinzo Abe kicks off campaign by fighting for his post |pits Abe's Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) against the less than one-month-old P
DW / Posted 8 days ago
pits Abe's Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) against the less than one-month-old Party of Hope, led by popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike. Koike, a former LDP lawmaker and former TV anchorwoman, has shaken up Japanese politics with her new... Read more
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8d
San Francisco Chronicle
Japan election campaign begins; PM Abe pledges stabilityKomei, are expected to win a majority, though a surging new conservative group,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Komei, are expected to win a majority, though a surging new conservative group, the Party of Hope, led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, and a liberal-leaning Constitutional Democratic Party are likely to take some seats away. The two new groups... Read more
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8d
The Middletown Press
Japan election campaign begins; PM Abe pledges stabilityKomei, are expected to win a majority, though a surging new conservative group,
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
Komei, are expected to win a majority, though a surging new conservative group, the Party of Hope, led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, and a liberal-leaning Constitutional Democratic Party are likely to take some seats away. The two new groups... Read more
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8d
Herald Sun
Japanese parties begin election campaigndissolution of the house and told his lawmakers to run for the newly-formed Kib
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
dissolution of the house and told his lawmakers to run for the newly-formed Kibo party (Party of Hope) under Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike. But Koike says she won't accept liberal DP lawmakers as candidates, leading former chief cabinet secretary... Read more
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8d
Weekly Times
Japanese parties begin election campaigndissolution of the house and told his lawmakers to run for the newly-formed Kib
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
dissolution of the house and told his lawmakers to run for the newly-formed Kibo party (Party of Hope) under Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike. But Koike says she won't accept liberal DP lawmakers as candidates, leading former chief cabinet secretary... Read more
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8d
The Courier Mail
Japanese parties begin election campaigndissolution of the house and told his lawmakers to run for the newly-formed Kib
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
dissolution of the house and told his lawmakers to run for the newly-formed Kibo party (Party of Hope) under Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike. But Koike says she won't accept liberal DP lawmakers as candidates, leading former chief cabinet secretary... Read more
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8d
San Antonio Express-News
Japan election campaign begins; PM Abe pledges stabilityKomei, are expected to win a majority, though a surging new conservative group,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
Komei, are expected to win a majority, though a surging new conservative group, the Party of Hope, led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, and a liberal-leaning Constitutional Democratic Party are likely to take some seats away. The two new groups... Read more
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8d
News.com.au
Japanese parties begin election campaigndissolution of the house and told his lawmakers to run for the newly-formed Kib
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
dissolution of the house and told his lawmakers to run for the newly-formed Kibo party (Party of Hope) under Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike. But Koike says she won't accept liberal DP lawmakers as candidates, leading former chief cabinet secretary... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Japan election campaign begins; Prime Minister Abe pledges stabilityKomei, are expected to win a majority, though a surging new conservative group,
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
Komei, are expected to win a majority, though a surging new conservative group, the Party of Hope, led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, and a liberal-leaning Constitutional Democratic Party are likely to take some seats away. The two new groups... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Japan election campaign begins, PM Abe pledges stabilityLDP and its coalition partner, Komei, are expected to win the majority, though
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
LDP and its coalition partner, Komei, are expected to win the majority, though a surging new group led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike is likely to take some seats away. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Japan election campaign begins, PM Abe pledges stabilitywere unprepared to solidify his grip within the party and extend his rule. Abe
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
were unprepared to solidify his grip within the party and extend his rule. Abe's LDP and its coalition partner, Komei, are expected to win the majority, though a surging new group led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike is likely to take some sea... Read more
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Daily Herald
Japan election campaign begins, PM Abe pledges stabilitywere unprepared to solidify his grip within the party and extend his rule. Abe
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
were unprepared to solidify his grip within the party and extend his rule. Abe's LDP and its coalition partner, Komei, are expected to win the majority, though a surging new group led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike is likely to take some sea... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Japan election campaign begins, PM Abe pledges stabilityLDP and its coalition partner, Komei, are expected to win the majority, though
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
LDP and its coalition partner, Komei, are expected to win the majority, though a surging new group led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike is likely to take some seats away. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Japan election campaign begins, PM Abe pledges stabilitywere unprepared to solidify his grip within the party and extend his rule. Abe
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
were unprepared to solidify his grip within the party and extend his rule. Abe's LDP and its coalition partner, Komei, are expected to win the majority, though a surging new group led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike is likely to take some sea... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Japan election campaign begins PM Abe pledges stabilityto solidify his grip within the party and extend his rule. Abe's LDP and its c
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
to solidify his grip within the party and extend his rule. Abe's LDP and its coalition partner, Komei, are expected to win the majority, though a surging new group led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike is likely to take some seats away.Other Wo... Read more
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Reuters
Japan main parties' key election pledges ahead of October 22 votethat pits Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party against the fled
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
that pits Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party against the fledgling Party of Hope led by Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike and other smaller parties contesting seats in Japan’s more powerful lower house of parliament. The following... Read more
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