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Japan's Suga signals chance of snap election: Asahi

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Japan's Suga signals chance of snap election: Asahi

Japan's Suga signals chance of snap election: Asahi

Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga signalled he could call a snap election if he became the country's next prime minister, the Asahi newspaper reported on Tuesday, as the ruling party formally kicked off its leadership race.

Gloria Tso reports.


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