Emperor Akihito

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Newly appointed Agriculture Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi waits for his... News PhotoAgriculture Minister,Emperor Akihito,Event,Government,Imperial Palace - Tokyo,Japan,Japanese Royalty,Mode of Transport,Photography,Politics,Tokyo - Japan,Vertical,Waiting,Yoshimasa HayashiPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPNewly appointed Agriculture Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi (C) waits for his vehicle after a photo session as he was inaugurated before Emperor Akihito at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo on December 26, 2012. Shinzo Abe was elected Japan's prime minister by the lower house of parliament after he swept to power on a hawkish platform of getting tough on diplomatic issues while fixing the economy. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)