Shinzo Abe is on track to become Japan’s longest serving premier. Photo: EPA

Japan’s Abe aims for constitution change for military in bid for extended term

Change is sought by conservatives who see the US-drafted charter as a humiliating reminder of defeat in the second world war and opposed by critics who worry about expanding the military’s role overseas

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Shinzo Abe is on track to become Japan’s longest serving premier. Photo: EPA
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