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|Alias||01 (Zero One (ゼロイチ, Zero Ichi?))|
|Date of Birth||January 4th|
|Relationship Status||Single (formerly in a relationship)|
|Relatives||Suzuko Hiromoto (Lover)|
|Manga Debut||Line 23; Copy|
Kaname Shirase (白勢 叶芽, Shirase Kaname?) is the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare Parliamentary Secretary and a member of the R2PC. However, she is also a member of the CCC in which she goes under the code name 01 / Zero One (ゼロイチ, Zero Ichi?). Of the CCC, she is the leader, as well as the primary financial backer. She calls herself Zero One, but she mentions that there are people higher than herself.
Shirase is a woman with a fair complexion and a few age marks, visibly around her eyes. She uses makeup to hide the dark circles under her eyes. She has straight short hair with her left fringe mainly draping over the left side of her face. She also has sharp, light-colored eyes.
She is seen wearing a formal business suit and a pair of earrings.
Kaname is a calm, highly articulate and tactful individual who speaks only when it is convenient to do so, and is straightforward when choosing not to share specific pieces of information. She chooses her words and actions carefully, which makes her an excellent politician. One never knows exactly what is going on inside her head.
Kaname was seen attending the R2PC conference.
- The name Kaname means "grant, answer" (叶) (kana) and "bud, sprout" (芽) (me).
- Kaname's surname Shirase means "white" (白) (shira) and "forces, momentum, energy, impetus, military strength" (勢) (se).
- Kaname likes working out and jogging.