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The functions of the government do not stop even after the House of Representatives has been dissolved. I returned from Cambodia in the pre-dawn hours of the 21st and since then I have continued to fulfill my official duties as Prime Minister.

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On the afternoon of the 16th, I dissolved the House of Representatives.

At that instant, it was utterly impossible to have the urge to shout "banzai," a traditional occurrence upon the dissolution of the Diet.

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October 29, 2012, in the Prime Minister's Policy Speech to the 181st Session of the Diet

Continue reading "To citizens of our nation in years to come, who will live on into an everlasting future" »

I returned to Japan on the afternoon of the 7th after attending the ASEM summit held in Vientiane, the capital of Lao PDR.

Taking the opportunity of this forum in which the leaders of the countries of Asia and Europe come together to meet once every two years, I was able to deepen the dialogue with the leaders of these countries regarding economic and financial issues and a wide range of global-level issues. To the extent that our schedules matched, I also succeeded in holding bilateral meetings and deepening exchanges with other heads of state and government, with both neighboring Southeast Asian nations and also European countries quite far from Japan.

Continue reading "Passion enveloped in the warmth of Lao PDR" »

October 29, 2012, in the Prime Minister's Policy Speech to the 181st Session of the Diet

Continue reading "No true solutions lie beyond arguments taken to extremes" »

October 29, 2012, in the Prime Minister's Policy Speech to the 181st Session of the Diet

Continue reading "The launching point of "politics that makes decisions"" »

October 15, 2012, during Prime Minister Noda's opening speech to the Asahi World Environmental Forum 2012

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