Japanese Internal Affairs and Communication Minister Yoshitaka Shindo leaves the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on January 1, 2014. Photo: AFP Japanese Internal Affairs and Communication Minister Yoshitaka Shindo leaves the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on January 1, 2014. Photo: AFP
Japanese Internal Affairs and Communication Minister Yoshitaka Shindo leaves the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on January 1, 2014. Photo: AFP

Japanese Minister Yoshitaka Shindo visits Yasukuni Shrine provoking China's ire

The visit comes six days after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's own visit enraged neighbours and allies

Japanese Internal Affairs and Communication Minister Yoshitaka Shindo leaves the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on January 1, 2014. Photo: AFP Japanese Internal Affairs and Communication Minister Yoshitaka Shindo leaves the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on January 1, 2014. Photo: AFP
Japanese Internal Affairs and Communication Minister Yoshitaka Shindo leaves the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on January 1, 2014. Photo: AFP
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