UPDATE 5-Japan DPJ powerbroker to bid for PM in party vote


* Ozawa poses challenge but voters put off by scandal * Party leadership vote on Sept 14 to decide PM * Bid risks distracting party as yen surges, economy slows * Policy vacuum could embolden market to push yen higher (Adds party policy chief, voter quotes) By Chisa Fujioka and Yoko Nishikawa TOKYO, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Japanese ruling party powerbroker Ichiro Ozawa said on Thursday he would challenge Prime Minister Naoto Kan for the leadership next month, a battle analysts say could ...

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