Japanese elections http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22891/all en Who will rule Japan? Nationalism. http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/japan/121203/election-nationalism-yoshihiko-noda-shinzo-abe <p>TOKYO &mdash; If Japan&rsquo;s leading political commentators admit they have no clue what kind of government will emerge from the upcoming general election, imagine how confused the country&rsquo;s electorate must be. Yet as voters compare manifestos from no fewer than 14 parties, one central theme is emerging: Japan is drifting to the right.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/japan/121203/election-nationalism-yoshihiko-noda-shinzo-abe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Japanese elections Elections Military China Political Risk Japan South Korea Tue, 04 Dec 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Justin McCurry 5727875 at http://www.globalpost.com