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Japan lawmaker breaks taboo, sparks political firestorm

by Reuters Videos 1:02 mins

Japan lawmaker breaks taboo, sparks political firestorm

by Reuters Videos 1:02 mins

A Japanese lawmaker handed Emperor Akihito a letter expressing fear about the health impact of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, breaking a taboo by trying to involve the emperor in politics. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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