A panel of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party will study a wide range of issues related to revising the Imperial House Law, including ways to preserve the male line of Imperial succession, LDP policy chief Hidenao Nakagawa said.

Nakagawa said on a TV Asahi Sunday talk show that he wants to have the panel “fully study and discuss ways to preserve the male line.”

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