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Conservative LDP wins landslide victory in Japan

Conservative LDP wins landslide victory in Japan


Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

By Malcolm Foster
The Associated Press

TOKYO, Japan (AP) — Japan’s conservative Liberal Democratic Party returned to power in a landslide election victory Sunday, Dec. 16, after three years in opposition, according to unofficial results, signaling a rightward shift in the government that could further heighten tensions with China, a key economic partner, as well as rival. Read the full story

Posted in Vol 31 No 52 | 12/22-12/28, World NewsComments (0)

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