• Jiji

  • SHARE

The rift between the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan and the Democratic Party for the People is deepening ahead of this summer’s election for the House of Councilors.

On Monday, the opposition parties announced they will each put up a rookie candidate for the Kagawa prefectural constituency in the Upper House election.

Unable to view this article?

This could be due to a conflict with your ad-blocking or security software.

Please add japantimes.co.jp and piano.io to your list of allowed sites.

If this does not resolve the issue or you are unable to add the domains to your allowlist, please see out this support page.

We humbly apologize for the inconvenience.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)