Alex Kwok and Yim Man-wa cannot return to Japan for their appeal. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong activists convicted in Japan over protest at Yasukuni Shrine set to appeal in Tokyo

  • Alex Kwok and Yim Man-wa were convicted by a Tokyo court in October and given suspended jail sentences of eight and six months respectively
  • Kwok displayed a banner and burned a symbolic ancestral tablet of wartime prime minister Hideki Tojo while Yim filmed the scene
Topic |   Yasukuni Shrine
Alex Kwok and Yim Man-wa cannot return to Japan for their appeal. Photo: Edmond So
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