Photos of Zhang Zhehan at the Yasukuni Shrine in 2018 resurfaced as China marked the 76th anniversary of Japan’s defeat in World War II. Photo: Weibo
Photos of Zhang Zhehan at the Yasukuni Shrine in 2018 resurfaced as China marked the 76th anniversary of Japan’s defeat in World War II. Photo: Weibo

Chinese actor Zhang Zhehan faces domestic boycott over 2018 photos at Japan’s Yasukuni Shrine

  • The semi-official China Association of Performing Arts says a public figure has no excuse for ignorance and asks members to boycott Zhang
  • Its statement, on anniversary of Japan’s defeat in World War II, follows Zhang’s apology for photos at shrine where Japanese war criminals are interred

Photos of Zhang Zhehan at the Yasukuni Shrine in 2018 resurfaced as China marked the 76th anniversary of Japan’s defeat in World War II. Photo: Weibo
Photos of Zhang Zhehan at the Yasukuni Shrine in 2018 resurfaced as China marked the 76th anniversary of Japan’s defeat in World War II. Photo: Weibo
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