Tokyo, Oct 19 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's aide, who also serves as an upper house member of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, visited the controversial Yasukuni Shrine here on Wednesday. Seiichi Eto's visit is the …
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s defence minister visited a controversial shrine to Japan’s war dead ... Tomomi Inada in a black jacket and skirt arriving at Tokyo’s Yasukuni Shrine, which honours Japanese who lost their lives in the country’s wars ...
This follows another offering delivered to the controversial Yasukuni Shrine by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying. "The Yasukuni Shrine honors Class-A Japanese war criminals, …
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Story Continues Visits to Yasukuni by senior Japanese politicians routinely draw an angry reaction from Beijing and Seoul. More controversial than the shrine itself is an accompanying museum that depicts Japan as a liberator of Asia and a …