Protesters wearing masks of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Park Geun-hye stage a rally against Abe’s planned visit in Seoul. Photo: AP

History hangs heavy as South Korea’s Park Geun-hye prepares for summit with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe

The South Korean leader has sparked controversy domestically with a plan to rewrite textbooks while Abe brings his own historical baggage

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Protesters wearing masks of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Park Geun-hye stage a rally against Abe’s planned visit in Seoul. Photo: AP
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