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Opinion

Shinzo Abe the globalist

Departing PM forged legacy as one of Japan's most globalist leaders ever

| Japan
Abe speaks next to a map showing participating countries in negotiations for the TPP in March 2013: his embrace of globalization was the result of a coldblooded realpolitik.   © Reuters

Tobias Harris is senior vice president at Teneo Intelligence and author of "The Iconoclast: Shinzo Abe and the New Japan."

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