Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Names Cabinet Members

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Itsunori Onodera, Japan's newly appointed defense minister, speaks... News PhotoAsia,East Asia,Government,Horizontal,Itsunori Onodera,Japan,Japanese Prime Minister's Official Residence,New,Politician,Politics,Press Conference,Prime Minister,Residential Building,Talking,Tokyo - JapanPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergItsunori Onodera, Japan's newly appointed defense minister, speaks 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