Japan's ruling party Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) lawmaker Yuriko Koike speaks during an interview at her office in Tokyo March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/Files

Japan’s ruling party Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) lawmaker Yuriko Koike speaks during an interview at her office in Tokyo March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/Files

Japan's ruling party Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) lawmaker Yuriko Koike speaks during an interview at her office in Tokyo March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/Files

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