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Eyes on thorough reforms: Key policies of Japan's next PM Suga

2020-09-15 08:59:39       source:Reuters

September 14, 2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga won a landslide victory in a ruling party leadership election on Monday, paving the way for him to replace outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Japan’s first change of leader in nearly eight years.

Abe is resigning because of poor health, ending his tenure as Japan’s longest-serving prime minister. The winner of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) election is virtually assured of becoming premier because of the LDP’s parliamentary majority.

Here is where Suga stands on key policies.

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