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Japan: Organized Crime Bursts on to the Scene

The April 12, 2007, assassination of Nagasaki mayor, Kazunaga Ito, by a gunman linked to Japan’s largest organized crime syndicate underscores the increasingly violent gangster (yakuza) environment in Japan that has been cultivated by the interplay of recent economic, political, and organized crime developments and dynamics in Japan. The drivers

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