A vehicle carrying former Aum Shinrikyo cult members on death row arrives in a detention centre in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern Japan. Photo: Kyodo

Japan relocates 13 former members of deadly Aum cult to new jail cells ahead of execution

The inmates are on death row for crimes committed while they were part of the doomsday sect, which left 29 people dead. Their 1995 sarin nerve gas attack in Tokyo killed 13 people and left over 6,000 people ill

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A vehicle carrying former Aum Shinrikyo cult members on death row arrives in a detention centre in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern Japan. Photo: Kyodo
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