Election officers count votes at a ballot counting centre in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters

Japan’s ruling bloc on track to maintain upper house majority

  • Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party and its coalition partner are expected to win 63 of the 124 seats up for grabs
  • Abe has sought an endorsement of ‘political stability’ to pursue his policy goals, including long-envisioned constitutional reform
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Election officers count votes at a ballot counting centre in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
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