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Abe on Course for Resounding Victory in Japan

Abe on Course for Resounding Victory in Japan

Exit polls following Japan's general election suggest the Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, has won a resounding victory. The polls predict the coalition led by Mr Abe's Liberal Democratic Party will take about two-thirds of seats in parliament.

Also in the programme: Outspoken critic of the Kremlin, businessman Bill Browder says Moscow is using the global police alliance Interpol to exact its revenge; and we go to Java where the trade in wild birds is threatening to drive many species to extinction.

(Photo: Japanese cast their ballots for Japan's general election at a polling station in Tokyo. Credit: Getty Images.)

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