The shrine is controversial with victims of Japanese military aggression in the early part of the 20th century, and especially the Koreas and China, because it honors convicted war criminals among the millions of other Japanese who died in World War II.
- Associated Press TOKYO
- Last Updated: September 19, 2020, 4:20 PM IST
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Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he has visited a shrine viewed by China and both Koreas as a symbol of wartime aggression.
Abe’s visit Saturday to Yasukuni…