Aso expands his base after LDP's defeat in Tokyo election

/ Jul 4, 2017

Aso expands his base after LDP's defeat in Tokyo election

Finance Minister Taro Aso announced a merger of party factions that will give him control of the second-largest group within the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Aso, who also serves as deputy prime minister, pledged his continued support for Abe, ...