Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan, center, is all smiles after he was elected as president of the Democratic Party of Japan during the party convention in Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010.(AP Photo/Junji Kurokawa)

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Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan, center, is all smiles after he was elected as president of the Democratic Party of Japan during the party convention  in  Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010.(AP Photo/Junji Kurokawa)
Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan, center, is all smiles after he was elected as president of the Democratic Party of Japan during the party convention in Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010.
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