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Only 10 pc want Japanese PM Kishida to stay, reveals a media poll


Tokyo, June 23 (IANS) Only 10.4 per cent of the Japanese public support Prime Minister Fumio Kishida in the upcoming ruling Liberal Democratic Party leadership race, signaling widespread dissatisfaction, a media poll showed on Sunday.Conducted by national news agency Kyodo over the weekend, the telephone survey showed Kishida’s Cabinet approval rating at 22.2 per cent, a decline from 24.2 per cent in May, reports Xinhua News Agency.Meanwhile, the disapproval rate remained steady at 62.4 per cent.Some 36.6 per cent of respondents called for Kishida’s immediate resignation, while 78.9 per cent felt that a recently revised political funding law fails to address money in

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