Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida speaks to reporters at his official residence in Tokyo. Photo: Kyodo News via AP
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida speaks to reporters at his official residence in Tokyo. Photo: Kyodo News via AP

Japan PM Kishida moving into haunted official residence with grisly history of murder

  • Two military uprisings and a Japanese prime minister’s assassination have occurred at the official residence in Tokyo since it opened in 1929
  • In 2005, an exorcism was held to ward off evil spirits and the last two prime ministers stayed away, but Fumio Kishida could move in as early as next week

Topic |   Fumio Kishida
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida speaks to reporters at his official residence in Tokyo. Photo: Kyodo News via AP
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida speaks to reporters at his official residence in Tokyo. Photo: Kyodo News via AP
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