The Democratic Party of Japan was cruising Sunday night to a clear victory in the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly election, taking over as the No. 1 force from the Liberal Democratic Party.
The DPJ, led by Yukio Hatoyama, is now poised to move on to the next step — winning control of the central government in the upcoming Lower House election.
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