Running the gauntlet at Yasukuni

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    #1 thomas, Apr 23, 2002
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    It has happened again: PM Koizumi has paid the obligatory visit to the Yasukuni shrine in Tokyo. Earlier than usual to avoid stir, nevertheless prompting strong reactions from Asian neighbours.

    Reported by Japan Today:

    Koizumi tries to calm Asia down over Yasukuni Shrine visit

    => http://www.japantoday.com/e/?content=news&cat=9&id=212647

    Ex-Korean commandos kill "Koizumi pig"

    => http://www.japantoday.com/e/?content=news&cat=9&id=212853

    Interesting: Kyoto temples protest against Koizumi over shrine visit

    => http://www.japantoday.com/e/?content=news&cat=1&id=212729
     
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