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Japan polls still find broad support for abdication

Japan's Emperor Akihito (Photo courtesy of Imperial Household Agency)

TOKYO -- New opinion polls show that an overwhelming majority of Japanese think Emperor Akihito should be allowed to step down and that they favor a permanent option to abdicate rather than a one-time exception.

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