December 17, 2012

LDP Back in the Saddle Again

Japan Times, Japan Times

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The Liberal Democratic Party, which was badly defeated in the Lower House election in August 2009 and had to give up power to the Democratic Party of Japan after ruling the nation almost without interruption since 1955, made a comeback in Sunday's general election. Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the current LDP chief, will regain the premiership.

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