Democratic Party of Japan

Yukio Hatoyama of the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) speaks about the election results during a press conference on August 30 in Tokyo. Flowers are placed for their party members who have won. 1,374 candidates are contesting for the 480 seats in the Lower House. DPJ has won more than 300 seats in the election that would make the DPJ Japan's ruling party. (Photo by Junko Kimura/Getty Images)
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