Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to dissolve the lower house of parliament at the start of the extraordinary session on Thursday, a senior lawmaker of the Liberal Democratic Party said, paving the way for a snap election for the lower house.
The extraordinary session of parliament is set to start on Thursday. Abe told a meeting of ruling party executives of his plans on Monday, the lawmaker said.
Source: cnbc china
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