Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is also leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), smiles during a news conference after Japan's upper house election, at the LDP headquarters in Tokyo, Japan July 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is also leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), smiles during a news conference after Japan’s upper house election, at the LDP headquarters in Tokyo, Japan July 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is also leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), smiles during a news conference after Japan's upper house election, at the LDP headquarters in Tokyo, Japan July 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

July 10, 2016 12:19 PM (UTC+8)