Shinzo Abe Visits Tokyo War Shrine Linked to Militarist Past

TOKYO—Former Japanese Key Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday visited a Tokyo shrine joined to Japan’s militarist past, waiting around only 3 times right after his departure from place of work to resume a longstanding practice that experienced angered Asian neighbors.

Mr. Abe visited the Yasukuni Shrine on Dec. 26, 2013, a 12 months right after getting place of work, prompting a unusual rift with the U.S. At the time, the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo stated it was dissatisfied that Mr. Abe experienced “taken an action that will exacerbate tensions with Japan’s neighbors.”

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