Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe. Photo: Kyodo Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe. Photo: Kyodo
Craig Mark
Opinion

Opinion

Asian Angle by Craig Mark

How long can Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stay in power?

  • The 64-year-old will become Japan’s longest serving prime minister in November and shows no signs of slowing down yet
  • He has led his Liberal Democratic Party for an unparalleled four terms, and some supporters want the rules changed so that he can run again

Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe. Photo: Kyodo Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe. Photo: Kyodo
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Craig Mark

Craig Mark

Craig Mark is a professor in the Faculty of International Studies, Kyoritsu Women’s University, Tokyo