Japan eyes political shakeup after Ozawa forms new party
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Japan eyes political shakeup after Ozawa forms new party

Noda : Japan | Jul 10, 2012 at 11:13 PM PDT
Source: International Business Times
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Japan ese political veteran Ichiro Ozawa and dozens of other members of parliament who quit the ruling party over a tax hike plan will launch a new party on Wednesday in a bid to challenge the government, possibly heralding an era of political shakeup. FULL ARTICLE AT International Business Times
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