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Yuriko Koike becomes Tokyo’s first female governor

Yuriko Koike becomes Tokyo’s first female governor

Japan’s former Defense Minister Yuriko Koike, center, takes a deep bow as her supporters celebrate her landslide victory in the gubernatorial election with Banzai cheers at her election headquarters in […]

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Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Ruling Coalition Wins Majority in Upper House

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Ruling Coalition Wins Majority in Upper House

Tokyo, Japan – Japanese Prime Minister and ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) president Shinzo Abe pins a rosette on his party’s candidates list in the Upper House election at the […]

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Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe public hearing

Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe public hearing

Beleaguered Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe of Tokyo is summoned to a public hearing of an investigative committee of the Metropolitan Assembly at Tokyo City Hall on Monday, June 13, 2016. (All […]

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G7 Foreign Ministers Meeting in Hiroshima

G7 Foreign Ministers Meeting in Hiroshima

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks before the press in Hiroshima, western Japan on Monday, April […]

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83rd Liberal Democractic Party Convention

83rd Liberal Democractic Party Convention

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Japanese Prime Minister and ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) president Shinzo Abe (C) and party members raise […]