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Crying Japanese politician who became internet sensation to quit over expenditure scandal

An assemblyman in western Japan, whose hysterical weeping at a press conference was widely circulated on the internet, offered to resign on Friday over his dubious spending of public funds.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

An assemblyman in western Japan, whose hysterical weeping at a press conference was widely circulated on the internet, offered to resign on Friday over his dubious spending of public funds.

Crying Japanese politician who became internet sensation to quit over expenditure scandal