January 20, 2010
Japan's New Leaders Jolted By Old Guard
Martin Fackler, New York Times
It had all the trappings of a typical political scandal in a nation that has seen all too many of them: stacks of cash from construction companies, shady land deals and late-night arrests of grim-faced political aides widely seen as fall guys for their powerful bosses.
TAGGED: Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), Democratic Party of Japan, Yukio Hatoyama, Japan