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Roundup: Japan's ruling party needs introspection, efforts to address tumbling cabinet approval rating: secretary-general

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

TOKYO, June 19 (Xinhua) -- Japan's Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) Secretary General Toshihiro Nikai said Monday that the ruling party would have to take a good look at itself and make all-out efforts to gain the support of a skeptical public, following recent polls showing that the Cabinet's approval rating had tumbled.
According to a Kyodo News poll taken over the weekend and released Sunday, the Cabinet's approval rating plummeted 10.5 points from May to 44.9 percent.
The party will have to "r ...