Japanís PM Abe stands as candidate for President of LDP

Japanís PM Abe stands as candidate for President of LDP

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe, center, holds a morale-boosting rally after a speech announcing his candidacy for the Liberal Democratic Party's presidential election in Kagoshima Prefecture on August 26, 2018. The LDP election to decide the next PM will be held on Sept 20. Photo: AFP/ The Yomiuri Shimbu

August 27, 2018 12:29 PM (UTC+8)