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Yuriko Koike


BA in Sociology, Cairo University (October 1976)



July 2016

Elected Governor of Tokyo


October 2011

Director, Committee on Budget, House of Representatives


September 2010

Chairperson, General Council, Liberal Democratic Party


July 2007

Minister of Defense


September 2006

Special Advisor to the Prime Minister for National Security Affairs


September 2004

Minister of the Environment and Minister of State for Okinawa and Northern Territories Affairs


September 2003

Minister of the Environment


July 1993

Member of the House of Representatives


July 1992

Member of the House of Councilors