Japan’s prime minister and ruling Liberal Democratic Party leader Shinzo Abe at a news conference for the party leader election. Photo: Reuters

The ‘rural revolt’ in Japan shrouded by Shinzo Abe’s party leadership win

Prime minister appeared victorious after his re-election, but some say the vote exposed discontent in the prefectures

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Japan’s prime minister and ruling Liberal Democratic Party leader Shinzo Abe at a news conference for the party leader election. Photo: Reuters
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