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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
September 12, 2005

President Congratulates Japanese Prime Minister Koizumi on Election Victory

I extend my congratulations to Prime Minister Koizumi for his decisive victory in yesterday's elections and to the Japanese people for continuing Japan's robust democratic tradition. Prime Minister Koizumi is a bold leader and a good friend, and I look forward to continuing the close partnership between our two countries.

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