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Political News(2024/07/07)


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Kagoshima Prefectural Governor Election: Koichi Shiota elected for second time, LDP, Komeito, and citizen endorsement

2024-07-07 23:13:00
In the Kagoshima Prefectural Governor election held following the expiration of the current governor's term, the incumbent independent gubernatorial candidate Koichi Shiota (58), who was recommended by the Liberal Democratic Party, Komeito, and the Democratic Party for the People, was elected for a second term.

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Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department: Eight people arrested, 22 warnings issued during Tokyo gubernatorial election and metropolitan assembly by-election

2024-07-07 22:41:00
During the Tokyo gubernatorial election and metropolitan assembly by-elections, which were held on the 7th, the Metropolitan Police Department deployed approximately 2,000 officers to crack down on protests, making eight arrests and issuing 22 warnings.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election: Koike certain to win, pulling ahead of Ishimaru, Renho and others, according to exit polls

2024-07-07 22:28:00
In the Tokyo gubernatorial election, which saw a record 56 candidates run, incumbent Yuriko Koike (71) is certain to be elected for a third term.

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Kagoshima Prefectural Governor Election: Koichi Shiota certain to win for second time

2024-07-07 22:14:00
In the Kagoshima Prefectural Governor election held to mark the expiration of the current governor's term, the incumbent independent gubernatorial candidate Koichi Shiota (58), who was endorsed by the Liberal Democratic Party, Komeito, and the Democratic Party for the People, has been assured of being elected for a second term.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election: Koike certain to win, pulling ahead of Ishimaru, Renho and others, according to exit polls

2024-07-07 21:53:00
In the Tokyo gubernatorial election, which saw a record 56 candidates run, incumbent Yuriko Koike (71) is certain to be elected for a third term.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election [opinions on the winner and loser] Yuriko Koike, Shinji Ishimaru, Renho

2024-07-07 21:48:00
Regarding the Tokyo gubernatorial election that took place on the 7th, these are the opinions of Ms. Koike, Mr. Ishimaru Shinji, and Ms. Renho from their respective election offices regarding their success or failure.

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Shinji Ishimaru: National politics is also an option "For example, Hiroshima 1st district, Prime Minister Kishida's constituency"

2024-07-07 21:10:00
The Tokyo gubernatorial election saw a record 56 candidates running, with incumbent Yuriko Koike (71) now certain to win her third term. Candidate Shinji Ishimaru, former mayor of Akitakata City, Hiroshima Prefecture, addressed his supporters just after 8 p.m. and said he had "not yet decided" on his future political activities. When asked by a reporter about his thoughts on national elections, he said, "Of course I'll consider it as an option. For example, the 1st District of the House of Representatives in Hiroshima, which is Prime Minister Kishida's constituency."

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Tokyo gubernatorial election: Koike certain to win, pulling ahead of Ishimaru, Renho and others, according to exit polls

2024-07-07 21:06:00
In the Tokyo gubernatorial election, which saw a record 56 candidates run, incumbent Yuriko Koike (71) is certain to be elected for a third term.

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Renho: "I don't feel like I've put an end to my political activities"

2024-07-07 21:00:00
In the Tokyo gubernatorial election, in which a record 56 candidates ran, incumbent Yuriko Koike (71) was assured of her third term. Renho, a former member of the House of Councilors who also ran in the Tokyo gubernatorial election, said of her future political activities, "I don't feel like I've put an end to it. I want to think about it a bit more."

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Japan-Philippines "2+2" meeting to be held on the 8th, Defense Minister Kihara departs

2024-07-07 20:58:00
Defense Minister Kihara departed Narita Airport on the 7th to attend the Foreign and Defense Ministerial Consultation, known as the "2+2," to be held in the Philippines. With China's strengthening maritime expansion in the East China Sea and South China Sea in mind, he wants to strengthen security cooperation.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election search data analysis: The most searched for was...

2024-07-07 20:04:00
The Tokyo gubernatorial election took place on July 7th. What attracted attention online? We will look at data such as search terms.

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Kagoshima Prefectural Governor Election: Koichi Shiota certain to win for second time

2024-07-07 20:02:00
In the Kagoshima Prefectural Governor election held to mark the expiration of the current governor's term, the incumbent independent gubernatorial candidate Koichi Shiota (58), who was endorsed by the Liberal Democratic Party, Komeito, and the Democratic Party for the People, has been assured of being elected for a second term.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election: Koike certain to win, pulling ahead of Ishimaru, Renho and others, according to exit polls

2024-07-07 20:00:00
In the Tokyo gubernatorial election, which saw a record 56 candidates run, incumbent Yuriko Koike (71) is certain to be elected for a third term.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election election office live Candidates' winning and losing voices What's the situation like at the office?

2024-07-07 20:00:00
Today, we will be reporting live from the election offices of the Tokyo gubernatorial election, focusing on interviews with the candidates. We will release the live broadcast as soon as it begins.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election voting ends soon, estimated voter turnout exceeds previous election

2024-07-07 19:04:00
The Tokyo gubernatorial election, in which a record 56 candidates are running and issues such as Governor Koike's administration and measures to combat the declining birthrate are at stake, will close soon. As of 6 p.m., the estimated turnout rate was 34.12%, 0.38 points higher than the last election four years ago.

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Prime Minister Kishida: "We will achieve results on the issues that former Prime Minister Abe raised"

2024-07-07 18:25:00
At the rally, held just before the two-year anniversary of former Prime Minister Abe's death, Prime Minister Kishida stressed his intention to push ahead with political reform to restore trust, as well as to continue efforts to achieve results on issues such as constitutional reform, which Abe strongly advocated.

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LDP election campaign committee chairman Obuchi: "Presidential election: lively policy debate among multiple candidates"

2024-07-07 14:21:00
In a speech at the LDP's Gunma Prefectural Convention, Obuchi, the LDP's election strategy chief, expressed his recognition that it is necessary for multiple candidates to hold lively policy debates in the presidential election. Meanwhile, members of the Motegi faction made remarks with Prime Minister Kishida's resignation in mind.

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About 350 polling station tickets for the Tokyo gubernatorial election and other events not sent to Tama, Tokyo

2024-07-07 12:11:00
It has been discovered that approximately 350 polling station admission tickets for the Tokyo gubernatorial election and the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly by-election, both of which will be held on the 7th, have not been sent to voters in Tama City, Tokyo.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election voting proceeds as of 11 a.m. Estimated voter turnout exceeds previous election

2024-07-07 12:03:00
The Tokyo gubernatorial election saw a record 56 candidates run, with major issues at stake including Governor Koike's administration and measures to combat the declining birthrate. Voting took place on the 7th, and as of 11:00 a.m. the estimated voter turnout was 12.84%, 2.29 points higher than the last election four years ago.

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Tokyo gubernatorial election: Today is the voting day. Early voting is on pace to exceed last time.

2024-07-07 07:09:00
The Tokyo gubernatorial election, in which a record 56 candidates are running and issues such as Governor Koike's administration and measures to combat the declining birthrate are at stake, reached its voting day on the 7th, with voting beginning at 7 a.m.

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Foreign Minister Kamikawa "Cooperation in third-party mine removal" during meeting with Cambodian Foreign Minister

2024-07-07 05:27:00
During his visit to Cambodia, Foreign Minister Kamikawa held a foreign ministers' meeting and announced guidelines for Japan and Cambodia to utilize the expertise they have accumulated in the field of mine action to work together to remove landmines in third countries, including Ukraine.

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