Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe bows after winning the party leader election of Japan's main opposition Liberal Democratic Party in Tokyo, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012. Abe, who was prime minister for a year before abruptly resigning in 2007 with an intestinal ailment, would most likely get another shot at leading Japan if polls prove correct and the LDP wins the most seats in the next election.(AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)
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