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Naoto Kan Resigns From Office

Naoto Kan Resigns From Office

August 26, 2011, Tokyo, Japan – Japan’s Prime Minister Naoto Kan bows before announcing his resignation in a meeting of Democratic Party of Japan lawmakers in Tokyo on Friday, August […]

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Former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra in Tokyo

Former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra in Tokyo

August 23, 2011, Tokyo, Japan – Former Thai Prime Minister, Thaksin Shinawatra, speaks to foreign and domestic journalist during a news conference at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan (FCCJ) […]

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Diet Resumes Deliberations

Diet Resumes Deliberations

Using a panel, Nobuteru Ishihara, secretary-general of the opposition Liberal Democratic Party, asks questions to Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan as the stalled Diet session resumes deliberation in the lower […]

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TEPCO Shareholders Meeting

TEPCO Shareholders Meeting

Amid ongoing protest against the operations of nuclear power plants, shareholders make their way to the general meeting of Tokyo Electric Power Co. in Tokyo on Tuesday, June 28, 2011. […]

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LDP President Sadakazu Tanigaki

LDP President Sadakazu Tanigaki

Liberal Democratic Party President Sadakazu Tanigaki speaks during a scheduled briefing at party headquarters in Tokyo on Thursday, June 9, 2011. (Photo by AFLO)