Date : September 14, 2018
Video report: LDP Leadership Election and Japanese Domestic Politics (Dr. Yu UCHIYAMA, Professor, University of Tokyo Graduate School of Arts and Sciences )
post date : 2018.09.18
The Liberal Democratic Party will be holding a leadership election on September 20. People will be watching to see whether Prime Minister Abe will win for the third time in a row, after defeating former LDP Secretary-General Shigeru Ishiba in the final vote in 2012 and winning uncontested in 2015.
The FPCJ invited modern Japanese politics expert Dr. Yu Uchiyama, a professor at the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, to discuss the LDP leadership election and the political situation within Japan.
The briefing had a total of 38 participants, including journalists from France, Germany, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, UK, and US.
- Date: September 14 (Fri), 2018, 10:30-12:00
- Briefer: Dr. Yu UCHIYAMA, Professor, University of Tokyo Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
- Language: Japanese (with consecutive English interpretation)
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