JP premier Noda survives no confidence. They are just playing games.

Japan Today coverage, via AFP.

As Shisaku pointed out, what is really weird about this no confidence move is that it was raised by the 13 various micro parties and assorted factionalists. The LDP and its religious sidekick, Komeito, did not involve themselves greatly in the move.

[More later, as if there is “more”.]