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By-election loss signals Suga’s departure in Japan

Conservative Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Monday he intended to take his party’s defeats in Sunday’s by-elections with humility and make necessary amends, Reuters reported from Tokyo. Suga’s conservative Liberal Democratic Party suffered a 3-0 wipeout on Sunday, the same day tougher virus restrictions were placed on a pandemic-weary populace in Hyogo, Kyoto and […]