Children and parents enjoy a spa in Hakone. Japanese politicians have come under fire for suggesting women should have three children and be the only ones to raise them. Photo: AFP

Japan politicians face backlash over ‘mums should care for kids’ remark

Two members of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s party made the remarks as the ruling government launched a ‘womenomics’ campaign

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Children and parents enjoy a spa in Hakone. Japanese politicians have come under fire for suggesting women should have three children and be the only ones to raise them. Photo: AFP
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