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DEEP DIVE

Episode 25: The start of an extraordinary Diet

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe set the tone for this year’s extraordinary Diet session with a pledge to overhaul the nation’s social welfare system to create one beneficial for all generations.

But, covering everything from South Korea-Japan relations to revision of Japan’s constitution, the speech was not without controversy. JT politics reporter Sakura Murakami joins Oscar Boyd to discuss.

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