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Shinzo Abe: Shrewd diplomat in for the long haul

Groomed for power from birth, Abe is sometimes criticised as arrogant, but has also shown a self-deprecating sense of humour

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Shinzo Abe Wins Party Vote, Set To Become Japan's Longest-Serving Premier

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won a ruling party leadership vote on Thursday, setting him on track to become Japan's longest-serving premier and try to cement his legacy, including by revising the paci...

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Japan: PM Shinzo Abe wins party vote, on track for extended term

Shinzo Abe, who surged back to power in 2012 promising to reboot the economy and strengthen defence, defeated former defence minister Shigeru Ishiba in the election for Liberal Democratic Party (LD...

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Japan: Shinzo Abe likely to win party vote but faces Trump trade challenge

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was expected to win a ruling party leadership vote on Thursday, setting him on track to become Japan’s longest-serving premier and try to cement his legacy, inclu...

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Japan’s Abe likely to win party vote but faces Trump trade challenge

By Linda Sieg and Leika Kihara TOKYO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was expected to win a ruling party leadership vote on Thursday, setting him on track to become Japan's longest-serving pre...

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Japan’s Abe to face Trump trade challenge after likely win in party vote

By Linda Sieg and Leika Kihara TOKYO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was expected to win a ruling party leadership vote on Thursday, setting him on track to become Japan's longest-serving pre...

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is a Japanese politician and the current Prime Minister of Japan since December 2012. He previously served as Prime Minister from 2006 to 2007. Abe is the President of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and chairman of the Oyagaku propulsion parliamentary group.