Yoshihide Suga, Japan‘s chief cabinet secretary. Photo: ReutersYoshihide Suga, Japan‘s chief cabinet secretary. Photo: Reuters
Yoshihide Suga, Japan‘s chief cabinet secretary. Photo: Reuters
SCMP Editorial
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Opinion

Editorial by SCMP Editorial

Japan’s new leader will have to walk diplomatic tightrope

  • Yoshihide Suga is almost certain to succeed Shinzo Abe as the country’s new leader today and his primary task in foreign policy will be to balance the interests of China, the United States, the two Koreas and Russia

Yoshihide Suga, Japan‘s chief cabinet secretary. Photo: ReutersYoshihide Suga, Japan‘s chief cabinet secretary. Photo: Reuters
Yoshihide Suga, Japan‘s chief cabinet secretary. Photo: Reuters
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