Can Tokyo governor Koike upset PM Abe in snap election?

Julian Ryall reports. Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike stole a minor march on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday afternoon, announcing the launch of a new political party named “Kibo no To,” or “Party of Hope,” just a few hours before Abe confirmed the poorly …
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