Former pro-democracy lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung is met by supporters at Hong Kong International Airport. He called the Japanese government ‘shameless’ for blocking his entry. Photo: Handout

‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung denied entry to Japan to support Hong Kong activists on trial over Yasukuni Shrine protest

  • Alex Kwok and Yim Man-wa face trial on Tuesday for trespassing at controversial Tokyo war shrine
  • Leung calls it ‘reasonable’ for activists to go to Japan to demand apology for wartime deaths of Chinese civilians
Topic |   China-Japan relations

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Former pro-democracy lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung is met by supporters at Hong Kong International Airport. He called the Japanese government ‘shameless’ for blocking his entry. Photo: Handout
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