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Political News(2023/06/19)

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Liberal Democratic Party Secretary-General Motegi "Dissolution of Liberal-Public Coalition Paying attention to the voices of party supporters"

2023-06-19 20:04:00
Various public opinion polls show that the number of people who think it is better to dissolve the coalition between the Liberal Democratic Party and New Komeito outnumbers those who say that it is better to continue. LDP Secretary-General Motegi said, "We have to pay close attention to the fact that there are a certain number of such voices among the party's supporters."


LDP former president Kono House of Representatives election system “Gap between assumptions at the time and the current situation”

2023-06-19 19:24:00
Yohei Kono, former president of the Liberal Democratic Party, who was involved in the introduction of a single-seat constituency proportional representation system for the House of Representatives election, attended a meeting of the ruling and opposition parties' council on the electoral system, and revealed that he felt a gap between the assumptions at the time and the current situation. bottom.


Prime Minister Kishida “Direction of Japan-U.S.-South Korea summit to be held in the United States soon”

2023-06-19 18:59:00
Prime Minister Kishida announced at a board meeting of the Liberal Democratic Party that a summit meeting between Japan, the United States, and South Korea will soon be held in the United States to discuss how to respond to North Korea's missile launches.


Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Kihara “Consult Japan and Ukraine for government-private consultations and consider support measures”

2023-06-19 17:59:00
Prior to the conference on the reconstruction of Ukraine to be held in the United Kingdom from the 21st, the government held a meeting of relevant ministries and agencies. I instructed them to consider support measures based on their requests.


Draft article ``Cannot close the Diet or dissolve the House of Representatives due to an emergency,'' such as the Meiji Restoration and the people

2023-06-19 17:54:00
In order to revise the constitution, the Japan Restoration Party and the Democratic Party for the People, etc. have declared a state of emergency by the Cabinet, arguing that it is necessary to maintain the functions of the Diet in the event that a large-scale natural disaster severely impacts the lives of the people. We have compiled a draft article that prohibits the closing of the Diet and the dissolution of the House of Representatives.


Sterilization surgery under the former eugenics protection law “9-year-old men and women also undergo surgery” Diet report

2023-06-19 17:38:00
Under the former Eugenic Protection Law, sterilization operations were performed for reasons such as disability. The actual situation at the time was clarified, such as that men and women had undergone surgery.


G7 Leaders Visit Atomic Bomb Museum ``Historical and Valuable Opportunity'' Prime Minister Kishida

2023-06-19 15:02:00
Regarding the tour of the Atomic Bomb Museum in Hiroshima by the leaders of the G7 countries last month, Prime Minister Kishida explained that the reason it was closed to the public was "to allow people to face the reality of the atomic bombing with their honest hearts." He emphasized the significance of the event as a historic occasion.


Union Draft Basic Policy for House of Representatives Election to Support Single Candidates for Ritsumin and People

2023-06-19 05:47:00
The labor union's central organization, Rengo, has compiled a draft basic policy for the next House of Representatives election, and has set out a stance of supporting the unification of candidates from the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan and the Democratic Party for the People in single-seat constituencies.


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