Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Defence Minister Tomomi Inada. File photo: AFP
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Defence Minister Tomomi Inada. File photo: AFP
Shinzo Abe

Stung by scandal and poor polls, Japan PM Abe may dump gaffe-prone defence minister to save himself

After his ruling party’s worst ever performance in Tokyo elections, Shinzo Abe has cut short his current trip to Europe and expedited a cabinet reshuffle

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Defence Minister Tomomi Inada. File photo: AFP
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Defence Minister Tomomi Inada. File photo: AFP
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