Japanese men wear imperial army uniforms at the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. Photo: AFP
Japanese men wear imperial army uniforms at the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. Photo: AFP

China and South Korea protest as Japan honours war dead at Yasukuni Shrine

Yasukuni Shrine honours millions of mostly Japanese war dead, but is contentious for also enshrining senior military and political figures convicted of war crimes by an international tribunal

Topic |   Legacy of war in Asia
Japanese men wear imperial army uniforms at the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. Photo: AFP
Japanese men wear imperial army uniforms at the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. Photo: AFP
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