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Japan: Prime Minister Faces Third Political Scandal

1 MIN READApr 11, 2018 | 13:49 GMT

During a National Diet session, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe denied allegations that he intervened in government processes to grant special approval to a university project in Imabari, Ehime Prefecture, amid newly revealed papers that suggest Abe's involvement, The Japan Times reported April 11. Abe faces two other political scandals, the Moritomo Gauken school scandal and the alleged falsification of military logs related to Iraq. The scandals could impact Abe and his party, the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, in implementing planned reforms in Japan. 

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