TITLE

Flash: Outrage in Japanese politics

PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/26/92, Vol. 113 Issue 16, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Shin Kanemaru, 78, the former vice president of the Liberal Democratic Party admitted illegally accepting $4 million from a businessman with mob ties--and was fined a mere $1,700. A rare outburst of protest from Japan's usually apathetic masses forced him to resign from parliament last week.
ACCESSION #
9210262033

 

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