Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has vowed to press ahead with a controversial plan to move a US Marines airbase on the southern island. Photo: Bloomberg

Japan Prime Minister Abe vows to relocate US Marines airbase in Okinawa after mayoral election win

Taketoyo Toguchi, backed by the ruling coalition, defeated incumbent Susumu Inamine, who opposed moving the base to his city of Nago

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Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has vowed to press ahead with a controversial plan to move a US Marines airbase on the southern island. Photo: Bloomberg
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