Fumio Kishida officially took over as Japan’s new prime minister, replacing Yoshihide Suga as leader of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP).
In this episode World overview, Ido Wok in Berlin and new co-host Megan Gibson in London discuss Kishida’s rise to power with a Tokyo journalist. Kenji hall…
They cover the new prime minister’s plans for economic reform, the possibility of changing Japan’s pacifist constitution as the country faces an increasingly assertive China, and a clash of factions within the dominant LDP.
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