On September 16, Japan convened an interim parliament to hold a designated election for the prime minister. The new president of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, Yoshihide Suga, was successfully elected as the 99th prime minister of Japan.
At present, Yoshihide Suga has confirmed the members of the cabinet. Next, the new Chief Cabinet Secretary Katou Kato will officially announce the list of cabinet members.
In the evening of the same day, Yoshihide Suga and all members of the cabinet will go to the Imperial Palace. After being certified by the Emperor, the Yoshihide Suga cabinet is officially established.
On the morning of the 16th, Shinzo Abe's cabinet resigned at the interim cabinet meeting.
(Edit Zhou Jing)
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