Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Sanae Takaichi after visiting the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: ReutersInternal Affairs and Communications Minister Sanae Takaichi after visiting the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Sanae Takaichi after visiting the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters

Protest lodged with Japan over visit by ministers to Yasukuni Shrine

Pilgrimage by three woman ministers earns Chinese rebuke despite signs of thaw in relations

Topic |   Yasukuni Shrine
Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Sanae Takaichi after visiting the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: ReutersInternal Affairs and Communications Minister Sanae Takaichi after visiting the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Sanae Takaichi after visiting the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
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