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Former Health Minister Yoichi Masuzoe celebrates his gubernatorial election victory at his election office in Tokyo on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Masuzoe, backed by Japan's ruling party, won Tokyo's gubernatorial election, defeating two candidates who had promised to end nuclear power.

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Former Health Minister Yoichi Masuzoe celebrates his gubernatorial election victory at his election office in Tokyo on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Masuzoe, backed by Japan's ruling party, won Tokyo's gubernatorial election, defeating two candidates who had promised to end nuclear power.