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Abe's security initiatives will exact a political cost

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 05:50
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Almost from the day he came to power at the end of 2012, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has given the impression of being a man in a great hurry to get things done - rushing like a bull at a gate, say some - and now he is beginning to feel the backlash.

ALMOST from the day he came to power at the end of 2012, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has given the impression of being a man in a great hurry to get things done - rushing like a bull at a gate, say some - and now he is beginning to feel the backlash.

A survey conducted by Japan's