Japan
Rise of "Kagemusha"

Fakuda Yasuo, the leading chief-of-staff to Japanese prime minister Junichiro Koizumi, has not only become the coordinator of "special affairs" in Japan. He has also emerged as a sort of second prime minister in the light of the Iraq crisis. [...]
Published on 12.03.2004 at 10:00 GMT Reading time 2 minutes
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