Yoshihide Suga confirmed as Japan's new PM, eyes continuity
The 71-year-old replaces longtime ally Shinzo Abe, who is stepping down because of his health.
Shinzo Abe resigns as Japan's PM over health issues
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has stepped down because of health reasons. His term was about to end in September 2021. Abe had visited the hospital twice in the last two weeks creating speculation..