Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Names Cabinet Members


Akihiro Ohta, Japan's newly appointed minister of land,... News PhotoAkihiro Ota,Asia,Built Structure,East Asia,Government,Japan,Japanese Prime Minister's Official Residence,Land,New,Politician,Politics,Press Conference,Prime Minister,Residential Building,Tokyo - Japan,Transportation,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergAkihiro Ohta, Japan's newly appointed minister of land, infrastructure, and transport, pauses during a news conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. Japan's parliament confirmed Shinzo Abe as the nation's seventh prime minister in six years, returning him to the office he left in 2007 after his party regained power in a landslide election victory last week. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images