Regional Outlook, Global Perspective

IS JAPAN HEADING FOR A LEADERSHIP VACUUM?

IS JAPAN HEADING FOR A LEADERSHIP VACUUM?
PM Shinzo Abe, 2016. Wikimedia Commons

By Yuki Tatsumi

The Japan Times-Sept 26

On Sept. 20, Shinzo Abe won a third term in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party’s presidential election and extended his tenure as prime minister beyond this fall. If he serves the full three years and leaves office in the fall of 2021, he will have become the nation’s longest-service prime minister.

Read more at: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/opinion/2018/09/26/commentary/japan-commentary/japan-heading-leadership-vacuum/#.W6yWzVIxWCQ

First published in: The Japan Times

 

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