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Political News(2023/01/02)

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Komei Yamaguchi representative “Possessing counterattack ability does not change exclusive defense”

2023-01-02 14:24:00
Komeito leader Yamaguchi gave a street speech, and the government and ruling parties decided to possess "counterattack capability" in order to drastically strengthen defense capabilities, but Japan's basic defense policy of "exclusive defense" will not change. He expressed the idea that it is important to increase the depth of diplomatic power.


G7 Hiroshima Summit held Prime Minister Kishida in a year when diplomatic skills will be tested

2023-01-02 06:10:00
At the G7 Hiroshima Summit, which will be held in Japan for the first time in seven years, Prime Minister Kishida intends to lead the response to global issues, including the situation in Ukraine. In addition, there are many issues such as improving relations with China, and it will be a year in which diplomatic skills will be put to the test.


Unified local elections to be held in April “Unification ratio” is declining, and is expected to fall below 30% this time as well

2023-01-02 05:36:00
This year, the unified local elections held once every four years will be held in April, and nine prefectural governor elections such as the Osaka governor election and 41 prefectural assembly member elections are scheduled. On the other hand, the "unification rate", which indicates the percentage of elections held in unified local elections, is on a downward trend and is expected to fall below 30% this time as well.


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