Japan's Opposition Liberal Democratic Party ( LDP) presidential election candidates, (L-R) Yoshimasa Hayashi, Nobuteru Ishihara, Nobutaka Machimura, Shigeru Ishiba and Shinzo Abe hold hand hands a a press conference in Tokyo on September 14, 2012.  Photo: AFP Japan's Opposition Liberal Democratic Party ( LDP) presidential election candidates, (L-R) Yoshimasa Hayashi, Nobuteru Ishihara, Nobutaka Machimura, Shigeru Ishiba and Shinzo Abe hold hand hands a a press conference in Tokyo on September 14, 2012.  Photo: AFP
Japan's Opposition Liberal Democratic Party ( LDP) presidential election candidates, (L-R) Yoshimasa Hayashi, Nobuteru Ishihara, Nobutaka Machimura, Shigeru Ishiba and Shinzo Abe hold hand hands a a press conference in Tokyo on September 14, 2012. Photo: AFP
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Japan's Opposition Liberal Democratic Party ( LDP) presidential election candidates, (L-R) Yoshimasa Hayashi, Nobuteru Ishihara, Nobutaka Machimura, Shigeru Ishiba and Shinzo Abe hold hand hands a a press conference in Tokyo on September 14, 2012.  Photo: AFP Japan's Opposition Liberal Democratic Party ( LDP) presidential election candidates, (L-R) Yoshimasa Hayashi, Nobuteru Ishihara, Nobutaka Machimura, Shigeru Ishiba and Shinzo Abe hold hand hands a a press conference in Tokyo on September 14, 2012.  Photo: AFP
Japan's Opposition Liberal Democratic Party ( LDP) presidential election candidates, (L-R) Yoshimasa Hayashi, Nobuteru Ishihara, Nobutaka Machimura, Shigeru Ishiba and Shinzo Abe hold hand hands a a press conference in Tokyo on September 14, 2012. Photo: AFP
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