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Yoshihide Suga: The unexpected rise of Japan’s new prime minister

BBC News Wednesday, 16 September 2020 ()
What we know about the new leader who replaces long-time premier Shinzo Abe.
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Yoshihide Suga, a long-time ally of outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, won a ruling Liberal Democratic Party leadership election on Monday, paving the way for him to become prime minister in a parliamentary vote this week. Emer McCarthy reports.

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