TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Defence Minister Taro Kono said on Tuesday he is still undecided on whether to run as a candidate in a ruling Liberal Democratic Party election to replace Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as leader.
“I am consulting with friends on what to do,” Kono said at a regular press briefing. He did not to say when he intended to make a decision.
Reporting by Tim Kelly; Editing by Christian Schmollinger
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