Japan election: LDP landslide win predicted


In Japan, the conservative Liberal Democratic Party has won the election after three years in opposition, according to exit polls.

The polls suggest a crushing defeat for the outgoing Democratic Party of Japan.

The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports.

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