Japan PM Suga sends offering to Yasukuni Shrine for war dead -NHK

TOKYO, Oct 17 (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has sent an offering to the controversial Yasukuni Shrine for war dead to coincide with its autumn festival, 우리카지노쿠폰 public broadcaster NHK reported on Saturday.

It would be Suga’s first such offering to the shrine since taking office last month.

His predecessor, 우리카지노 Shinzo Abe, 메리트카지노 had also regularly sent offerings via an aide on the anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War Two and during the shrine’s spring and 메리트카지노쿠폰 autumn festivals, refraining to visit in person to avoid angering China and South Korea. (Reporting by Chang-Ran Kim; Editing by Leslie Adler)