The Yasukuni Shrine - the name means peaceful country - in Tokyo ... those who committed suicide in shame at the end of World War II. At the centre of the shrine's controversy is the fact that those venerated include 14 convicted Class A …
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£25 (cloth) Yasukuni Shrine resonates powerfully in contemporary Asia, dividing Japanese and alienating regional neighbors. In April, some conservative Japanese politicians’ criticisms of the controversial documentary about Yasukuni …
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Thursday visited Tokyo’s controversial Yasukuni Shrine to pay respect to the nation’s war dead in a move condemned by both China and South Korea, which accused him of glorifying the country’s …
Justin Bieber has apologized for and removed an Instagram photo of his visit to a controversial Japanese World War II shrine after the image outraged Chinese and South Korean fans. The Yasukuni Shrine honors Japanese soldiers killed …
Japanese men clad in outdated military costume march in to pay respects to the country's war dead at the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, Friday. Pic: AP. A ceremony to mark the 69th anniversary of Japan’s WWII surrender at the …
[Photo/Agencies] TOKYO - Despite repeated strong opposition from China, a group of 168 Japanese lawmakers on Tuesday visited the controversial war-link Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, which honors Japanese war criminals of World …