Democratic Party of Japan facts for kids
|Councilors leader||Akira Gunji|
|Representatives leader||Katsuya Okada|
|Founded||27 April 1998|
|Dissolved||27 March 2016|
|Preceded by||New Frontier Party|
|Merged into||Democratic Party (2016)|
|Headquarters||1-11-1 Nagata-cho, Chiyoda, Tokyo 100-0014, Japan|
|Political position||Centre to centre-left|
|International affiliation||Alliance of Democrats (2005–2012)|
|Colors||Red and black (informally)|
The Democratic Party of Japan (民主党 Minshutō) was a centre to centre-left political party in Japan. It was founded in April 1998. It used to be the the second largest political party in Japan after Jiminto. It was led by Katsuya Okada. The party dissolved in March 2016.
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