Latest Shigeru Ishiba News

Japan vaccine minister seeks to be next prime minister

Sep. 10, 2021 10:52 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s outspoken vaccinations minister, Taro Kono, announced Friday that he is running to become the head of the governing party, who usually is chosen prime minister, and pledged to be reform-minded and gets things done. Kono, 58, a Georgetown...