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Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is facing growing criticism from within his Liberal Democratic Party, as influential members criticize him over issues ranging from strict border controls due to the coronavirus to the UNESCO registration for the Sado gold and silver mines.

With media polls showing Kishida’s support rate is declining, questions about who is in charge — the prime minister or his party — are growing.

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