Noda Reshuffles Japan Cabinet in Bid for Support on Sales Tax

Noda Reshuffles Japan Cabinet in Bid for Support on Sales Tax

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Yoshihiko Noda, Japan's prime minister, center, poses for a group photograph with Osamu Fujimura, chief cabinet secretary, left, Tatsuo Kawabata, internal affairs and communications minister, second from left, Katsuya Okada, deputy prime minister, second from right, Koichiro Genba, foreign minister, right, and his other new cabinet members at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo.