★’cherry blossom’ scandal

Ex-Japanese PM Shinzo Abe questioned over ‘cherry blossom’ scandal ー The Guardian



‘Do or die’ mentality brings Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to the brink -- CNN

That a few days off in the middle of a heatwave would trigger such a domino effect highlights Japan’s obsession with gambaru, a virtually non-translatable concept that means doing one’s best and persevering through the hardest of times.
Striding into his official residence after his latest hospital visit, Abe said: “I will return to work and try to gambaru.”
The do-or-die mentality gambaru permeates Japanese society, where the pursuit of a goal can carry more significance than the outcome.

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Japan’s Shinzo Abe returns to hospital on day he becomes country’s longest-serving Prime Minister -- CNN

Shinzo Abe: concern in Japan after second hospital visit in a week -- The Guardian

安倍首相が2週連続で慶大病院に 一部与党関係者は「持病の治療を受けた」 -- Newsweek

连续执政2799天破纪录,安倍晋三却再度入院引关注 -- 百度

安倍首相健康異常説の実体 -- 中央日報

・Japan PM Abe returns to hospital as health speculation grows -- NST

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