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Japan’s Kishida purges Cabinet after support falls over church ties

·5 min read
Japan’s Kishida purges Cabinet after support falls over church ties

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida reshuffled his Cabinet on Wednesday in an apparent bid to distance his administration from the conservative Unification Church over its ties to the assassinated leader Shinzo Abe and senior ruling party members.