August 29, 2011, Tokyo, Japan - Katsuya Okada, secretary-general of the Democratic Party of Japan, casts his ballot in the run-off vote to elect a DPJ new leader at a Tokyo hotel on Monday, August 29, 2011. ....Japans Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda was elected president of the ruling party by beating Economy Minister Banri Kaieda in 215-177 second-round vote. Noda will be appointed as the country's 62nd prime minister - sixth in five years - at a Lower House plenary session in the Diet on Tuesday, August 30, 2011. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO) [3615] -mis-

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DPJ Presidential Election
August 29, 2011, Tokyo, Japan - Katsuya Okada, secretary-general of the Democratic Party of Japan, casts his ballot in the run-off vote to elect a DPJ new leader at a Tokyo hotel on Monday, August 29, 2011. ....Japans Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda was elected president of the ruling party by beating Economy Minister Banri Kaieda in 215-177 second-round vote. Noda will be appointed as the country's 62nd prime minister - sixth in five years - at a Lower House plenary session in the Diet on Tuesday, August 30, 2011. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO) [3615] -mis-

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Date 29 Aug 2011
Location: Tokyo Japan
Credit: Natsuki Sakai
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