Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific with RFI's Rosslyn Hyams

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RFI’s Rosslyn Hyams looks at the highs and lows of Japanese politics as the country elects its fifth Prime Minister in only four years.  The Finance Minister Naoto Kan received something of a promotion as he took over at the helm of government.Meanwhile in Afghanistan, its leader, Hamid Karzai, quite literally comes under fire from the opposition at the so-called "peace jirga".