Noda Forms New Cabinet

Japan’s new Prime Minister, Yoshihiko Noda (C) poses with his Cabinet ministers during a formal photo session following a swearing-in ceremony before Emperor Akihito at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo on Friday, September 2, 2011. Noda, 54, formed his Cabinet with relatively unknown lawmakers to tackle a tall task to reconstruct the quake-hit area and the country’s economy. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)