Yoichi Masuzoe First Work Day as Tokyo Governor

Newly-elected Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe
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Tokyo, Japan – Yoichi Masuzoe waves to a reception line of staff members upon his arrival at the City Hall on his first day as a new governor of Tokyo on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. The 65-year-old former minister of Health, Labor and Welfare, swept to a landslide victory with over 2.11 million votes in Sunday’s gubernatorial election to become the helmsman of the megalopolis which has a population of more than 13 million. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)

Newly-elected Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe
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Tokyo, Japan – Newly-elected Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe sits on the governor’s chair uncomfortably, posing for the media at the City Hall on his first day of work on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)