Japan Politics

November 14, 2012 - 9:34 PM
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshiko Noda arrives at a debate with Japan's main opposition Liberal Democratic Party President Shinzo Abe at Parliament in Tokyo, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. During the heated parliamentary exchange with Abe, Noda said that he is ready to dissolve the parliament by Friday, bringing an election within weeks, if Japan's main opposition party agrees to key electoral reforms. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)